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Ref. : EIC 413/3

30 August 2018

Dear Sirs,

Commercial Information Circular No. 814/2018

Brazil : Suspension of Anti-dumping Duty Order on Certain Refractory Bricks Originating in the Mainland of China

Further to Commercial Information Circular No. 63/2014 of 17 January 2014 regarding the final determination of anti-dumping (AD) investigation against certain magnesium refractory bricks and similar products originating in the Mainland of China, the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC) of Brazil issued Resolution No. 41/2018 announcing its suspension of AD measures imposed on the subject Chinese products classified under Southern Common Market (Mercosur1) Common Classification (NCM) codes 6902.10.18, 6902.10.19 and 6815.99.19 for a year. The Brazilian Resolution (in Portuguese) is available at:


2.For traders involved in the export of the subject product produced in Guangdong, please contact Li Xuefei, Director of Trade Remedy Division under the Guangdong Department of Commerce at 8620 3881 6201. The Division is responsible for, among others, guiding and coordinating enterprises in the Guangdong Province in responding to AD investigations against products of the Province.

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

Yours faithfully,

(Ms Lydia CHAN)
for Director-General of Trade and Industry

1 The Southern Common Market (Mercosur) includes Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venezuela. Membership of Venezuela has been temporarily suspended since 2 December 2016.

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.