The Department of Antidumping was established according to The Ministerial Council Decision No 7 of 2009 and the decision No. 17 of 2014 regarding the organizational structure of the Ministry of Economy in order to help domestic industry to obtain relief and undertake necessary restructuring when injured as a result of imports.
The Department of Antidumping use of trade defense instruments is seeking to re-establish a competitive environment for the UAE industry when injured by dumped or subsided imports, and it takes into consideration the following:
There has been a constant increase in the percentage of UAE exports affected by trade defense measures.
An innovative gateway which includes information on various foreign trade, regulations processes and procedures in the United Arab Emirates.
This gateway aims to serve as a One-Stop-Shop for all trade related information enabling all entities involved in the trade process to include information on their services offered, rules and regulations in addition to outlining the detailed process on various means to access their services.
The service also serves as a single source that all importers or exporters to obtain accurate and updated information.