An article pertaining to the time-limit in anti-dumping reviews in India is the topic of discussion in May, 2015 issue in which the author states the requirement for a suitable amendment in Rule 23 (2) of AD Rules, to put at rest the anomaly relating to time limit in review. This Amicus as usual also covers list of trade remedy measures by and against India. WTO news covers news on China filing dispute against EU over poultry meat products, Panel being established in dispute between US and China over alleged subsidies, Safeguard investigation being launched by Egypt and Turkey, and Seychelles becoming WTO’s 161st member.
Ratio Decidendi brings to you two important decisions on Anti-dumping from different courts. EU General Court holds that if the review in an anti-dumping case is to result in a decision to amend the anti‑dumping duty originally imposed, such examination would also require the change is of a lasting nature. US CIT decision on ‘Meaningful control’ and ‘Significant distortion’ of market, is also covered here. New Nuggets section brings you interesting issue of consideration of competition law (anti-trust) in an anti-dumping investigation by EU.May, 2015/Issue-48