International Trade Law Update #14
DGTR on April 19, 2021 has initiated sunset review to review the need to continue imposition of ADD on import of Axle for Trailers from China.
Ministry of Finance had originally imposed ADD vide Notification No. 54/2016 – Customs (ADD) dated November 29, 2016, following recommendation of DGTR in its final findings dated September 30, 2016. ADD on subject goods is currently applicable till November 28, 2021. Interested parties have 30 days time to submit information to DGTR.
Interestingly, DGTR has also initiated Anti-circumvention investigation on import of said goods from China in September 2020, which is currently in progress.