Antidumping Investigation On The Imports Of Panoramic Dental X-Ray Machines From Germany

Author:Ms Vera Kanas and Guilherme Martins Duarte
Profession:TozziniFreire Advogados

It was published on October 22 in the Official Gazette Circular SECEX no. 66, issued by the Secretariat of Foreign Trade, initiating an anti-dumping investigation in Brazil on the imports of analog or digital panoramic dental X-ray machines, from Germany.

The product under investigation is commonly classified under positions 9022.13.11 and 9022.12.00 of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM).

The investigation was requested by Dabi Atlante S/A Indústria Médica Odontológica, representing the domestic industry.

The period considered for the analysis of dumping is from April 2014 to March 2015 and the period considered for the analysis of injury is from is from April 2010 to march 2015.

The argued dumping margin is 573,4% for Germany.

The interested parties (producers/exporters from the investigated country, as well as the Brazilian importers) will receive Questionnaires in the next days, to be responded and returned to the investigating authorities within 40 days.

The cooperation allows an exporter to have control over the outcome of the investigation and to ensure that any duties...

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