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Ref. : EIC 413/3

26 October 2018

Dear Sirs,

Commercial Information Circular No. 964/2018

Brazil : Preliminary Determination of Anti-dumping Investigation against Certain Rolls for Rolling Mills Originating in the Mainland of China

Further to Commercial Information Circular No. 330/2018 of 9 April 2018 regarding the initiation of anti-dumping (AD) investigation against certain rolls for cast iron or steel rolling mills classified under Southern Common Market (Mercosur1) Common Classification (NCM) codes 8455.30.10 and 8455.30.90 originating in the Mainland of China, the Brazilian government issued Circular No. 38/2018 to announce its preliminary determination of the subject AD investigation without imposition of any provisional AD measures. The Brazilian Circular (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.