Anti-dumping Duty on Chinese Products

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The revenue department has extended anti-dumping duty on import of certain Chinese products, used in garment, footwear and toy manufacturing, for another five years.

The anti-dumping duty on narrow woven fabrics hook and loop velcro tapes” will be charged at the rate of $1.87 per kilo. These products are mainly used in garment manufacturing, surgical and orthopaedic apparatus, shoes and footwear, luggage/bags, toys, automobile upholstery and other industrial segments.

The Central Board of Excise and Customs imposed the duty, based on recommendations of the Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties (DGAD).

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