Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Indonesian products at receiving end of anti-dumping measures

Indonesian products at receiving end of anti-dumping measures

29
Jun '09
Indonesian textile products and many other goods from other sectors have been at the receiving end of a slew of anti-dumping measures leveled against it in the last few months by different countries like India, China, Turkey, etc.

Antidumping measures are imposed on imported products that sell their products at “unfair” prices in foreign markets, usually lower than those that would be charged by the domestic producers, which also put these local manufacturers at great risk.

However, in the current situation where demand for products is slowing down it becomes a tool in the hands for countries, which want to safeguard and protect their domestic companies from foreign competition.

India initiated an anti-dumping probe into the import of viscose staple fibre from Indonesia and imposed an anti-dumping duty in the process and last year, Turkey had imposed measures on imports of manmade fibres and yarns.

Egypt is also contemplating levying safeguard measures since January with respect to imports of cotton yarn and blended and woven cotton fabrics from Indonesian exporters, terming it as dumping goods at low prices.

In retaliation, Indonesia on its part has also initiated several safeguard measures against goods from the above countries and is planning to impose more of these probes against many other products from other countries.


Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Vietnamese side of the border crossing with Hekou, China. Pic:  Klodien | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

Efforts on to boost trade between Chinese & Vietnamese provinces

Trade agencies of Lao Cai province in the northwest region of Vietnam ...

Pic: Shaja | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

US’ imports of polyester textured yarn to drop in coming months

The US’ imports of polyester textured yarn of HS code 540233 are...

Pic: Tatiyana Akimova | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

Sri Lanka’s textile & garment exports on path to cross $5bn this year

After registering a steep fall of 21 per cent year-on-year to $4.423...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Good tidings expected for textile industry

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Occam's razor principle and purpose-driven innovations

Water stewardship, Stakeholders

Water stewardship
Stakeholders

Water use efficiency remains relatively unexplored

Shyam Gupta,

Shyam Gupta

Established by <b>Shyam Gupta</b> in 1978, Gargee Designer's (GD) offers...

Kurt Wedgwood,

Kurt Wedgwood

From design to raw material to fabrication and ultimately to delivery -...

Chini Chouhan,

Chini Chouhan

Founded by Chini Chouhan, her eponymous brand specialises in women's...

Dave Rousse, INDA

Dave Rousse
INDA

INDA, a global association of the nonwoven fabrics industry, has been...

Thomas Ong P S, NanoTextile

Thomas Ong P S
NanoTextile

Malaysian company NanoTextile Sdn Bhd taps into the potentials of...

 Natacha Defeche, Edana

Natacha Defeche
Edana

Since 1971, EDANA, the International association serving the nonwovens and ...

Asmita Marwa, Asmita Marwa Design

Asmita Marwa
Asmita Marwa Design

Indian fashion designer Asmita Marwa has been rated by Vogue as one of the ...

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma, Six Yard Story

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma
Six Yard Story

Six Yard Story is a premium artisanal brand with a focus to bring handloom ...

Anju Modi, Label Anju Modi

Anju Modi
Label Anju Modi

Filmfare Award winner for best costume designer,<b> Anju Modi </b>is...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


November 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search