Customs Updated:
31 Jul 2017

Poly(ethylene Terephthalate) Provisional Dumping Duty

On 02 August the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (Itac) announced the imposition of an anti-dumping provisional payment against the alleged dumping of poly(ethylene terephthalate), classifiable in tariff subheading 3907.60, originating in or imported from the People’s Republic of China.

The provisional payment of 22.90% is implemented from 02 August 2019 up to and including 02 February 2020.

The reasoning for the move is contained in Itac Report No 607.

Story by: Riaan de Lange