Commission imposes and suspends definitive anti-dumping duties on Chinese imports of aluminium flat-rolled products
The European Commission has imposed and subsequently suspended the application of definitive anti-dumping duties on Chinese imports of aluminium flat-rolled products, on the basis of Article 5 of the Basic Anti-Dumping Regulation.
The Commission initiated an investigation on 14 August 2020 after a complaint by European Aluminium on behalf of producers representing more than 25 % of the total Union production of aluminium flat-rolled products. According to the complaint, imports of aluminium flat-rolled products originating in China were being dumped, thereby causing injury to the EU industry. The investigation of dumping and injury covered the period from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020.
On 12 April 2021, the Commission imposed