The Ministry of Commerce of China: Announcement No. 11 of 2013 Imposing provisional anti-dumping duties on imports of toluidine originating in the EU

On 28 February 2013, the Ministry of Commerce of P.R.C. issued the Announcement No. 11 of 2013 to impose provisional anti-dumping duties on toluidine from the EU. The investigation was initiated on 29 June 2012 by the MOFCOM. The duration for confirming dumping was from 1 January 2011 to 31 December 2011 and for confirming injury to the domestic industry was from 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2011. In accordance with the Decision on the provisional anti-dumping duties, Chinese importers of toluidine from the EU will be required to pay deposits with Chinese Customs as of 1 March 2013, depending on the dumping margin. The applicable deposit rate for LANXESS Deutschland GmbH is 22.2% and for all others exporting producers of the EU is 36.9%. The deposit shall be collected by means of ad valorem on the basis of dutiable value authorised by the Customs and the formula is: the deposit amount= (dutiable value authorised by the Customs x the applicable deposit rate) x (1+the import value-added tax rate). Any interested party in this case can submit a written comment with relevant evidences to the MOFCOM within 20 days as of the publication of the Announcement No. 11 of 2013 and the MOFCOM will take such comment into account in accordance with the law. 中华人民共和国商务部:商务部公告2013年第11号 对原产于欧盟的进口甲苯胺反倾销案初裁公告 2013年2月28日,中华人民共和国商务部发布2013年第11号公告,决定对原产于欧盟的进口甲苯胺征收临时反倾销税。2012年6月29日,商务部正式发布立案公告,决定进行反倾销立案调查。调查机关确定的倾销调查期为2011年1月1日至2011年12月31日,产业损害调查期为2008年1月1日至2011年12月31日。根据初裁公告的决定,自2013年3月1日起,进口经营者在进口原产于欧盟的甲苯胺时,应依据初裁公告确定的倾销幅度向中华人民共和国海关提供相应的保证金。对朗盛德国有限责任公司适用的保证金比率为22.2%,对其他欧盟公司适用的保证金比率为36.9%。保证金以海关审定的完税价格从价计征,计算公式为:保证金金额=(海关审定的完税价格x保证金征收比率)x (1+进口环节增值税税率)。各利害关系方在商务部初裁公告发布之日起20天内,可向调查机关提出书面评论并附相关证据,调查机关将依法予以考虑。”