Govt. extends Anti-Dumping Duty on Fluoroelastomers [Read Notification]

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The Government of India, on Tuesday, extended Anti-Dumping duty on Fluoroelastomers (FKM).

The department of revenue sought to amend notification No. 6/2019-Customs (ADD) dated 28th January 2019 to extend the levy of Anti-Dumping duty on Fluoroelastomers (FKM) originating in or exported from China for a further period of three months.

In the notification, for the figures “3904 90 00” wherever they occur, the figures “3904 90 90” shall be substituted.

After paragraph 2 and before the Explanation, the paragraph “notwithstanding anything contained in paragraph 2, the anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall remain in force up to and inclusive of the 27th October 2020, unless revoked, superseded or amended earlier,” shall be inserted.

“The designated authority vide initiation notification No. 7/3/2020-DGTR, dated the 7th February 2020, has initiated a review in terms of sub-section (5) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 and in pursuance of rule 23 of the Customs Tariff (Identification, Assessment and Collection of Anti-dumping Duty on Dumped Articles and for Determination of Injury) Rules, 1995, in the matter of continuation of anti-dumping duty on imports of ‘Fluoroelastomers (FKM)’ originating in or exported from China PR, imposed vide notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No. 6/2019-Customs (ADD), dated the 28th January 2019, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide number G.S.R. 52(E), dated the 28th January, 2019, and has requested for extension of the said anti-dumping duty for a period of three months in terms of subsection (5) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff Act,” the notification said.

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