On August 25, 2020, Trade Remedies Authority of Vietnam (TRAV) – Ministry of Industry and Trade issued the notification on receiving exemption dossier of imposing anti-dumping measure to some plastic products and products from plastic made of polyme from propylen originated from republic People’s of China, Kingdom of Thailand and Malaysia.
According to Article 10 Circular 37/2019/TT-BCT, Minister of Ministry on Industry and Trade consider to exempt the imposing of temporary anti-dumping measure, official anti-dumping measure to some imported products which imposed trade remedies in the following cases:
1.Goods cannot be domestically produced;
2.The good has characteristics which are different from and cannot be substituted by the domestically produced products;
3.The goods are special products of the like or directly competitive products produced by domestic industry;
4.There are no sale of the like or directly competitive products produced by the domestic industry in the ordinary course of trade in the domestic market;
5.The like or directly competitive products produced by the domestic industry are not enough to satisfy the needs of the domestic market;
6.The imports within the total quantities of imports requesting for exclusion prescribed in above 5 cases are intended for serving research and development purposes as well as other non-commercial purposes.
Requesting exemption dossiers must be submitted online or at TRAV office before 5p.m on September 24th, 2020.
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