The Importation Pipes / Tubes Steel From Thailand

MITI refer to complaints from a local company that the importation of steel pipe products from Siam Millennium Steel Products Co. Ltd., Thailand does not fulfil with the the requirement under the CEPT 40% local contents criteria.

Based on the complaints received, MITI has taken actions to implement the verification which issued by the authorities in Thailand to ensure that the products comply with CEPT.

While awaiting feedback verification process, start from 22 Oct 2012 MITI will suspend ASEAN CEPT imported rate of the products under HS Code    7306 30    7306  61    7306  69       7306  90. This suspension will be enforced until final decision is made to verify that compliance.

Member association should take attention with the suspension information as above.