India's government levies definitive ADD on rubber chemicals

15 December 2008 16:24  [Source: ICIS news]

NEW DELHI (ICIS news)--India has imposed definitive anti-dumping duties (ADDs) on the import of six rubber chemicals from China and South Korea, its government said on Monday.

The five-year levies would be introduced retrospectively from 5 May 2008, the date the provisional ADD was imposed, it added.

The affected chemicals are: MBT (2-mercapto benzothiazole); CBS (N-cyclohexyl-2-benzothiazole sulphenamide); TDQ (polymerized 2,2,4-trimethyl-1,2 dihydroquinoline);  PVI (N-[cyclohexylthio] pthalimide); TMT or accelerator TMTD (tetramethylthiuram disulfude); and PX-13 or 6PPD (n-[1,3-dimethyl butyl]-N Phenyl P-1).

Duties vary and are product, company and country specific.

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