Our Trade Investigations team has unique experience in advising foreign & Ukrainian clients on Ukrainian anti-dumping and other protective procedures. Our team has represented both domestic and foreign interests in trade investigation cases before the Ukrainian International Trade Commission, as well as in appeals before the competent courts of Ukraine. We also advise clients on compliance with Ukrainian anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguard regulations.
Our recent experience in the field of trade investigations includes:
і) Acting for Rosava Private Joint Stock Company, the largest Ukrainian tyre producer, in an anti-dumping investigation regarding imports into Ukraine of new pneumatic rubber tyres for motor cars originating from the Republic of Belarus. The investigation resulted in imposition of trade restrictions on the Belarussian producers. The Belarussian state-owned company undertook to comply voluntarily with the Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Belarus on the Conditions of Supply to Ukraine of New Pneumatic Rubber Tyres for Motor Cars dated 30 September 2010, which entered into force for Ukraine on 26 November 2012.
іі) Acting for Hemoplast Public Joint Stock Company and Tyumen-Mediko-Smila Private Joint Stock Company, major domestic syringes producers, in an anti-dumping investigation regarding the import into Ukraine of syringes originating from the Kingdom of Spain, the Federal Republic of Germany, the United Kingdom and the People’s Republic of China.
iii) Acting for Hemoplast Public Joint Stock Company and Tyumen-Mediko-Smila Private Joint Stock Company in the anti-dumping investigation regarding the import into Ukraine of syringes originating from the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of India.
іv) Advising Transsignal Public Joint Stock Company on initiating an anti-discrimination dispute regarding discriminative and hostile measures against Transsignal’s products on the domestic market of the Russian Federation (WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism).
We offer the full range of the trade investigation services including:
(i) advising domestic & foreign producer on both legal and practical issues relating to anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguard investigations in Ukraine;
(ii) representing our clients, in anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguard proceedings including completion of questionnaire responses, commentaries, as well as any other submissions required, and preparation for attendance at on-the-spot verifications by the relevant authorities;
(iii) representation of clients at the International Trade Commission hearings;
(iv) advising on review initiation and participation on behalf of our clients in review proceedings;
(v) appealing the final decision of the International Trade Commission in trade investigations;
(vi) consulting on compliance with Ukrainian trade regulations.