This was an anti – dumping investigation initiated by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam on March 3rd 2016 against imports of pre – painted galvanized steel originating from China, including Hong Kong and Korea.
On March 3rd 2016, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam issued Decision No. 818/QD-BCT initiating an anti-dumping investigation against pre – painted galvanized steels imported from China (including Hongkong) and Korea.
1. Scope of investigation: Plated or Coated with Zinc Corrugated Flat Rolled Products under HS codes:
7210.41.11; 7210.41.12; 7210.41.19; 7210.49.11; 7210.49.12; 7210.49.13; 7210.49.19; 7210.50.00; 7210.61.11; 7210.61.12; 7210.61.19; 7210.69.11; 7210.69.12; 7210.69.19; 7210.90.10; 7210.90.90; 7212.30.10; 7212.30.20; 7212.30.91; 7212.30.99; 7212.50.11; 7212.50.12; 7212.50.19; 7212.50.21; 7212.50.22; 7212.50.29; 7212.50.91; 7212.50.92; 7212.50.99; 7212.60.10; 7212.60.20; 7212.60.90; 7225.92.90; 7225.99.90; 7226.99.11; 7226.99.19; 7226.99.91;7226.99.99.
2. Case No.: AD-02
3. Claimant: China Steel Sumikin Vietnam Joint Stock Company, Southern Steel Sheet, CO., Ltd, Nam Kim Steel Joint Stock Company, Ton Dong A Corporation.
4. Countries of Respondent: China (include Hong Kong) and Korea.
5. Period of investigation: October 1st 2014 – September 30th 2015
6. Investigation process:
24/12/2015: Petition for anti – dumping investigation was submitted;
03/03/2016: An anti – dumping investigation was initiated;
03/04/2016: Deadlines for registration to access relevant information;
01/06/2016: Announcement of preliminary conclusion;
Within 12 months since the issued date of the investigation decision: Announcement of final conclusion (expected)
Related parties must submit Information Access application to Vietnam Competition Authority no later than 17:00, April 3rd 2016 if wishing to access to public information on such above case.
After the investigation decision is issued, Vietnam Competition Authority shall send the Quantity and Value Questionnaire to importers and exporters in two investigated countries and Vietnam. Other parties wishing to receive these questionnaires please contact Vietnam Competition Authority - the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam.
Please find attached hereunder the related documents (Vietnamese version):