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EPR 350 - Resealable can end closures from India, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

Goods Covered by the Investigation

Resealable can end closures (TRFs) comprising:

  • a tinplate outer ring with or without compound;
  • an aluminium foil membrane for attachment to the outer ring; and
  • a plug or tagger, which fits into the outer ring.

The applicant provided further details as follows:

TRFs are commonly manufactured by the TRF industry in the following nominal sizes (diameters):

  • 73 mm;
  • 99 mm;
  • 127 mm; and
  • 153/4 mm.

The goods may be coated or uncoated and/or embossed or not embossed.

The goods are referred to locally as TRF ends (Tagger, Ring and Foil ends, or TRFs) and can also be known as RLTs (Ring, Lid, Tagger), RLFs (Ring, Lid, Foil) or Penny Lever Ends.

Exclusions

Goods specifically excluded from the description of the goods are TRFs of nominal size:

  • 52 mm;
  • 65 mm;
  • 189 mm; and
  • 198 mm.

There are typical specifications of the goods, however there may be some variation in the specifications which does not affect the end use of the TRF.

Case information  
Case type Dumping Investigation
Initiation date 18 May 2016
Applicant Marpac Pty Ltd
Tariff Classification 8309.90.00 (Statistical Code 10)
Investigation Period to Determine Dumping 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016
Injury Examination Period From 1 April 2012

Public Record Documents

The public record EPR 350 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters.

Key Dates

Event Date Status
Initial submissions due 24 June 2016 Closed
Preliminary Affirmative determination (PAD) earliest date 17 July 2016 Made on 5 October 2016
Statement of Essential Facts (SEF) no later than 5 October 2016 Published
Submissions to SEF due 20 days after publication of SEF Closed
Final recommendation to the Parliamentary Secretary no later than 17 February 2017  
Parliamentary Secretary's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation Published

Questionnaires

Exporter Questionnaire (DOCX 191KB)

Exporter Questionnaire Spreadsheets (XLSX 45KB)

Contacts for this Investigation

Case manager: Tel (03) 8539 2471

Fax: +61 3 8539 2499

Email:operations2@adcommission.gov.au

Mailing address:The Director

Operations 2

Anti-Dumping Commission

GPO Box 1632

Melbourne VIC 3001

Electronic Public Records

EPR number Document type Title Date
83 Report
82 Notice - ADN
81 Report
80 Notice - ADN
79 Report
78 Submission
77 Submission
76 Submission
75 Notice - ADN
74 Note for File
73 Submission
72 Submission
71 Submission
70 Note for File
69 Submission
68 Submission
67 Submission
66 Submission
65 Note for File
64 Note for File
63 Submission
62 Note for File
61 Note for File
60 Submission
59 Submission
58 Submission
57 Submission
56 Submission
55 Other
54 Submission
53 Note for File
52 Application
51 Letter
50 Submission
49 Note for File
48 Notice - ADN
47 Submission
46 Submission
45 Submission
44 Submission
43 Note for File
42 Submission
41 Submission
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38 Submission
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35 Submission
34 Submission
33 Report
32 Report
31 Verification Report
30 Submission
29 Verification Report
28 Submission
27 Verification Report
26 Verification Report
25 Notice - ADN
24 Submission
23 Note for File
22 Submission
21 Submission
20 Submission
19 Questionnaire
18 Questionnaire
17 Note for File
16 Other
15 Submission
14 Submission
13 Verification Report
12 Submission
11 Submission
10 Submission
9 Report
8 Questionnaire
7 Letter
6 Submission
5 Submission
4 Submission
3 Notice - ADN
2 Report
1 Application