China announces anti-dumping duties on chemical from Japan and IndiaStaff Writer | January 23, 2019
China's Ministry of Commerce said it has decided to impose anti-dumping duties on ortho dichlorobenzene (ODCB) imported from Japan and India as of Wednesday.
Asia The domestic industry has been subject to substantial damages
> From Wednesday, duties will be collected at rates ranging from 31.9 percent to 70.4 percent for a five-year period, the ministry said on its website.
After receiving complaints from the domestic industry, the ministry launched the anti-dumping investigations in January 2018, and a preliminary ruling was unveiled in October 2018.
ODCB can be used for producing chemical products that are widely used in making pesticides, medicine and dyes. ■