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Trade Remedies and Commercial Policy

TRADE DEFENSE

Paz del Rio:
  • For the 1st time in Colombia, adoption of a general safeguard measure for imports of wire rod
  • For the 1st time in Colombia, adoption of an antidumping duty due to threat of damage on wire rod’s imports originating from China
Socoda:
  • Adoption of the highest antidumping duty in the country’s history, on stainless steel dishwashers’ imports originating from China
Terranium – Gerdau Diaco
  • Adoption of an antidumping duty due to threat of damage on steel profiles’ imports originating from China.
Fabricato Coltejer:
  • Adoption of an antidumping duty on denim fabrics’ imports through a revocation.
Paz del Rio, Gerdau, Sidenal, Ternium, Sidoc:
  • Adoption of a safeguard measure through the 1407 Decree of 1999 on steel bars’ imports.

COMMERCIAL POLICY

Minerva Fine Foods
  • Optimization of the Stabilization Fund for the Promotion of the Export of Meat, Milk and its Derivatives (FEP).
Central Cervecera Y Ternium
  • Declaration of the Central Cervecera de Colombia Free Zone and of the Ternium del Atlántico Special Permanent Free Zone.
Ford
  • Modification of origin concept that made imports from Canada possible.
Buscar, Vila, Aptar
  • Successful representation in origin verification processes.
Andi
  • Leather Sectorial Chamber – Quota on raw leather exports.