Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 18 October 2018

Rotho Blaas Srl v Agenzia delle Dogane e dei Monopoli

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Commissione tributaria di primo grado di Bolzano

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Common commercial policy — Definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain goods originating in the People’s Republic of China — Anti-dumping duty held to be incompatible with the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade by the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organisation (WTO)

Case C-207/17

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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
30/11/2018 Blaas
18/10/2018 Blaas
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
18/10/2018 Blaas
Application (OJ)
04/08/2017 Blaas
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)


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Systematic classification scheme

3 Legal proceedings
  3.04 Reference for a preliminary ruling
    3.04.02 Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice
6 External policy
  6.07 International agreements
    6.07.07 GATT and WTO

Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

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Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 21/04/2017

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery



Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 455 from 17.12.2018, p.12

Application: OJ C 277 from 21.08.2017, p.22

Name of the parties


Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Commissione tributaria di primo grado di Bolzano - Italy


  • Agriculture and Fisheries
  • External relations
  • - Commercial policy
  • - Dumping

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

première chambre (Cour)



Advocate General


Language(s) of the Case

  • Italian

Language(s) of the Opinion

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