Antidumping Code

Antidumping Code

A generic term given to the sections of GATT and WTO agreements governing dumping, antidumping duties, and related issues.
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GATT's Antidumping Code allows countries to violate the nondiscrimination rule and impose an additional tariff--an antidumping duty--on imports from a firm that is dumping.
One peculiarity of GATT's Antidumping Code is that it encourages the use of price undertakings in place of an antidumping duty.
The Uruguay Round successfully negotiated an Antidumping Code (Palmeter, 1996) [9] as well as a Subsidies Code [10] both of which, although far from answering all questions of interpretation, shed some light on the definitions of these three criteria.
The injury standard under this new law would be higher than in the antidumping code but lower than in Section 201.
Only signatories to the antidumping code within the GATT are required to file such reports, and many countries (including many GATT Contracting Parties) are not signatories.
Internal trade: The use of the GATT Antidumping Code.
The WTO Antidumping Code requires that general and administrative costs and profit be based on the experience of the producer or exporter under investigation.
4 As in the case of the de minimus margins, the United States interprets the Uruguay Round Antidumping Code rules on average-to-average comparisons to apply only to the investigation phase.
The eight-page report accuses American steel interests of blocking multinational efforts to produce a truly liberal GATT antidumping code and promoting legislation to make U.
NEC charges that Commerce acted in violation of the GATT Antidumping Code.
had hoped in the Uruguay Round to update and strengthen the GATT Antidumping Code and to ensure that GATT would cover industrial targeting practices.
Antidumping Code -- Department of Commerce methods of calculating cost of production and dumping margins must be preserved.