Pakistan Opens AD Probe on CR Steel Imports
Vide a notice issued on February 25, Pakistan’s National Tariff Commission has initiated an anti-dumping investigation into 0.15 mm to 3.00 mm thick cold rolled coils and sheets in width of 600 mm or more, excluding CRC and CR sheets used in auto skins & auto grade, originating in or exported from EU, South Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam. Interested parties are requested to identify themselves to National Tariff Commission no later than 10 days after the publication of the notice. All interested parties are invited to make their views & comments known to the commission, and to submit information and documents no later than 45 days from the date of the publication of the notice. The period under investigation is from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020.
The products are classified under Pakistan Customs Tariff (heading numbers 7209.1510, 7209.1590, 7209.1610, 7209.1690, 7209.1710, 7209.1790, 7209.1810, 7209.1891, 7209.1899, 7209.2510, 7209.2590, 7209.2610, 7209.2690, 7209.2710, 7209.2790, 7209.2810 and 7209.2890.
The investigation was launched upon the complaint by local CRC producers Aisha Steel Mills and International Steel.