Goods Covered by the Application
Sodium hydrogen carbonate, also known as sodium bicarbonate, baking soda or bicarbonate of soda, which can be manufactured via the natural alkali method or the Solvay method (the goods).
The goods, as described above, include both 'speciality packs' and 'regular packs'. Speciality packs refer to sodium bicarbonate that is in packages of less than 25kgs. Sodium bicarbonate that is unpackaged or is in packages of 25kgs or more are referred to as 'regular packs'.
22 July 2014
Orica Australia Pty Ltd
2836.30.00 (statistical code 27)
Public Record Documents
The public record EPR 256 includes non-confidential versions of the documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters.
Initial Submissions Due
31 August 2014
Statement of Essential Facts (SEF) no later than
9 November 2014
Submissions to SEF due
20 days after 14 November 2014
Final Recommendation to the Parliamentary Secretary no later than
24 December 2014
Parliamentary Secretary's Decision Expected
Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation
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