Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Minutes of the regular meeting held on 27 October 2021

HELD ON 27 october 2021

Chair: Mr. ahmed al-sulaiti (qatar)

1.       The Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices (the "Committee") held a regular meeting on 27 October 2021.

2.       As the meeting was held in person as well as virtually via Interprefy, the Chair reminded Members of the different technical arrangements for participating remotely as reflected in the "Technical Guide", a link to which had also been included in the airgram convening the meeting.

3.       The Chair reiterated his request to delegations to provide their up-to-date contact details by email to the Secretariat, so that it can update its contact details list, currently contained in document RD/ADP/3/Rev.16.

4.       The Committee adopted the following agenda[1] contained in document WTO/AIR/ADP/32:


1         National legislation.. 2

1.1   Review of notifications of new or amended legislation or regulations not
previously reviewed by the Committee (including supplemental notifications of
existing provisions not previously reviewed) 2

1.1.1        Colombia (G/ADP/N/1/COL/5) 2

1.1.2        India (G/ADP/N/1/IND/2/Suppl.10) 2

1.1.3        United Kingdom (G/ADP/N/1/GBR/1/Suppl.12 and G/ADP/N/1/GBR/1/Suppl.12/Corr.1) 3

1.2      Review of notifications of new or amended legislation or regulations with
outstanding written questions. 3

1.2.1        Cameroon (G/ADP/N/1/CMR/1/Suppl.1 - G/SCM/N/1/CMR/1/Suppl.1 - G/SG/N/1/CMR/1/Suppl.1) 3

1.2.2        Saint Kitts and Nevis (G/ADP/N/1/KNA/1 - G/SCM/N/1/KNA/1) 3

2         national legislation – continuing review of legislative notifications previously reviewed by the committee. 4

A. written follow-up QUESTIONS CONCERNING previously reviewed legislative notifications: 4

2.1      Peru (G/ADP/N/1/PER/2/Suppl.2 - G/SCM/N/1/CRI/2/Suppl.2) 4

B. outstanding written follow-up questions concerning previously reviewed legislative notifICations posed Under this agenda item at previous committee meetings: 4

2.2      Ghana (G/ADP/N/1/GHA/2 - G/SCM/N/1/GHA/2 - G/SG/N/1/GHA/2) 4

2.3      Kenya (G/ADP/N/1/KEN/3 - G/SCM/N/1/KEN/3 - G/SG/N/1/KEN/2) 4

2.4      Liberia (G/ADP/N/1/LBR/1) 5

3         Semi-annual Reports of Anti-dumping Actions (Article 16.4) (G/ADP/N/357). 6

4         Preliminary and Final Anti-dumping Actions: Notifications. 17

5         Chairperson's Report on the Meeting of the Informal Group on Anti‑circumvention.. 18

6         Chairperson's Report on the Meeting of the Working group on Implementation.. 18

7         United States – examination whether to continue to treat the russian federation as a market economy country for the purposes of anti‑dumping duty law – item requested by the Russian federation.. 19

8         Other business. 20

9         Date of the next regular meeting. 20

10      Annual report of the committee to the council for trade in goods (article 18.6). 20


[1] Please note that the proposed agenda contained an item requested by Brazil entitled: "South Africa – Antidumping Investigation of Frozen Bone in Portions of the Species Gallus Domesticus from Brazil". Brazil requested the deletion of this agenda item and indicated that it would make its comments on this issue under agenda item 3.