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Anti-Dumping Duties

Heavy plate – Extension of investigation

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today extended the preliminary phase of the the investigation into the alleged injurious dumping of certain hot‑rolled carbon steel heavy plate and high‑strength low‑alloy steel heavy plate from the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei), Germany, South Korea, Malaysia, and Turkey.

Consequently, the decision to issue a preliminary determination of dumping or to terminate the investigation with respect to some or all of the goods will be made on or before October 9, 2020.

Refined Sugar – Expiry Order

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal hereby gives notice, that its orders concerning the dumping of refined sugar, refined from sugar cane or sugar beets, in granulated, liquid and powdered form, originating in or exported from the United States of America, Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, and the subsidizing of the aforementioned goods originating in or exported from the European Union, are scheduled to expire on October 29, 2020, unless the Tribunal has initiated an expiry review.  The full list of goods excluded by the Tribunal’s orders can be found in Appendix A of this notice of expiry.

Interested firms, organizations, persons or governments wishing to make submissions on whether an expiry review is warranted must file a notice of participation with the Tribunal on or before August 31, 2020. Each counsel who intends to represent a party in these proceedings must also file a notice of representation, as well as a declaration and undertaking, with the Tribunal on or before August 31, 2020. The deadline for filing submissions is September 8, 2020, by noon (EDT). If there are opposing views, each party may file a response no later than September 17, 2020, by noon (EDT).

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