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United States Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued a preliminary conclusion of anti-dumping duties (AD) for Vietnam's shrimp exports to the US during the administrative review of the 10th (POR10), applies to export shipments of shrimp from 02/01/2014 to 01/31/2015 days.
Accordingly, the DOC imposed tariffs on shrimp Vietnam for two compulsory defendants include Minh Phu Corp and Stapimex and 2.86% respectively 4.78%. Preliminary tariffs for voluntary respondent is 3.56%, 4 times higher than the official rate of POR9 tax (0.91%). The remaining enterprises still suffer tax rate is 25.76% nationwide.
Tran Van Linh - Chairman of the Board JSC Commercial Fisheries and Thuan Phuoc, said that a number of businesses in the country are quite confused because the US unexplained increase anti-dumping tariff on shrimp Vietnam. In the current difficult times, the tax increase will push enterprise AD more difficult to spot, especially when the direct competitor of Vietnam shrimp as Thailand, India have much lower tax rate, time plays at 1.35% and 4.89%.
Mr. Linh said he is waiting for the US to explain the reason for making the appropriate solutions. In coming weeks, the group's lawyer will United States Department of Commerce to work with processing enterprises, Vietnam shrimp exports, to answer questions related to the preliminary results POR10.
According to Tran Van Pham - General Director of JSC Soc Trang Fisheries (STAPIMEX), unit 4.78% subject to tariffs, the United States has not recognized Vietnam market economy status should in the view considering the factors of price, tax ... on the part of the damage are now Vietnam.
Meanwhile, the Representative Association of Vietnam Seafood Exporters (VASEP) said that this is only the preliminary results, was not applied in practice. In July next, the DOC will announce the official results POR10 tariffs. Earlier, during the time check POR9, POR8 ... official tax rate is often reduced than tax rates announced in the preliminary conclusions.