02 April 2009 17:11 [Source: ICIS news]
NEW DELHI (ICIS news)--India has launched a formal procedure to scrap the existing anti-dumping duty on ethylene-propylene-diene monomer (EPDM) imports from the EU, the United States, Brazil and China, a government official said on Thursday.
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The move came nearly a year after Unimers India Ltd permanently closed the country’s sole EPDM plant on 26 June 2008.
Unimers' subsequent divestment of the 10,000 tonne/year plant at Turbhe, which is near Navi Mumbai in
The anti-dumping authority said Unimers had confirmed that it had permanently closed its plant in accordance with the country’s Industrial Disputes Act.
“In view of the… circumstances, a review of anti-dumping measures in force is necessary,” the government said.
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