Ukraine launches safeguard investigation on PVC profile

Today, Ukraine notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it initiated on 1 September 2021 a safeguard investigation on PVC (polyvinyl chloride) profile.

n the notification Ukraine indicated, among other things, as follows:

“Notice of the Decision of the Interdepartmental Commission on International Trade
No SP – 504/2021/4411-03 of 27.08.2021 is published in the official newspaper “Uryadoviy Courier” No 167 of September 01, 2021 (

Within 30 days from the publication notice, the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine carries out registration of interested parties and considers the requirements for conducting of hearings. In investigation initiation enquiry it is necessary to indicate: name, juridical address, fax and telephone number, e-mail and name of contact person, type of activity (producer, importer, exporter, etc.). The recommended form of request for registration as an interested party of an investigation is provided in the annex to the notice.”

Further information is available here