|Issue 03, 2007 (09 February)|
Commodity: certain plastic sacks and bags, containing at least 20% of polyethylene by weight and of a thickness not exceeding 100 micrometers (plastic bags). The product concerned falls within CN codes ex 3923 21 00, ex 3923 29 10 and ex 3923 29 90.
Countries/Economies: Chinese mainland
Action: On 27 January 2007, the Official Journal published a notice concerning an action brought by Xinhui Alida Polythene against the Council. By means of this action, the applicant seeks the annulment of Council Regulation 1425/2006 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain plastic sacks and bags originating in the Chinese mainland and Thailand, and terminating the proceeding on imports of certain plastic sacks and bags originating in Malaysia. According to the claimant, the Commission assumed on grounds that are legally and factually flawed that the claimant exercised a determining influence on the market conduct of Ballast Nedam Infra B.V. and Ballast Nedam Grond en Wegen B.V.