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Ref. : EIC 191/3/7/1

28 March 2018

Dear Sirs,

Commercial Information Circular No. 297/2018

Canada : Antidumping and Countervailing Actions against Certain Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from the Mainland of China: Final Injury Determination and Termination of Investigations

Further to Commercial Information Circular No. 191/2018 dated 15 February 2018 regarding the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)'s final determination of dumping and subsidizing against certain polyethylene terephthalate resin (PET resin) originating in or exported from, among others, the Mainland of China, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) announced on 16 March 2018 the final determination of injury.  CITT finds that the dumping and subsidizing of PET resin originating in or exported from, among others, the Mainland of China, have not caused injury and are not threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.  As a result, these investigations have been terminated without the imposition of any measures.

2.CITT's announcement of the final injury determination of dumping and subsidizing is available at http://www.citt.gc.ca/en/node/8246. Additional information will be contained in a Statement of Reasons which will be available within 15 days from the date of the final injury determination on CITT's website at http://www.citt.gc.ca/en/home.

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3.For traders involved in the export of the subject product produced in Guangdong, please contact Huang Jinxiang, Director of Trade Remedy Division under the Guangdong Department of Commerce at 8620 3881 9083. The Division is responsible for, among others, guiding and coordinating enterprises in Guangdong Province in responding to AD investigations against products of the Province.

4.For enquiries about the content of this circular, please contact Mr Lewis LAU at telephone number 2398 5405.

Yours faithfully,

(Jasper LAM)
for Director-General of Trade and Industry

Note: While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the above information, the Department cannot guarantee this to be so and will not be held liable for any reliance placed on the same.