Baker McKenzie, in cooperation with Gestors, has assisted Arcelor Mittal Kryvyi Rih with an anti-dumping investigation involving the import of reinforcing steel bars and wire rods from the Russian Federation.
The anti-dumping investigation was in progress for more than ten months. As a result of the investigation, Ukraine imposed final anti-dumping duties on reinforcing steel bars and wire rod from the Russian Federation at a rate of 15.21% for a period of five years.
Baker McKenzie and Gestors assisted Arcelor Mittal Kryvyi Rih with preparation and submission of a complaint to the Ministry of Economy, requesting that it launch the anti-dumping investigation. Both law firms also supported the completion process of a questionnaire and comments to the Ministry of Economy, and represented Arcelor Mittal Kryvyi Rih in public hearings and negotiations, as well as providing legal assistance during the verification procedures.
The Baker McKenzie team was led by Managing Partner Serhiy Piontkovsky, and included Associates Iryna Varanchuk and Nadiia Filozop. Gestors was represented by Partners Andriy Tsvyetkov and Yaroslav Snigur.