Notice of Initiation of Re-investigation – Refined Sugar 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has initiated a re‑investigation of the normal values and export prices of refined sugar, originating in or exported from the United States, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom and amounts of subsidy of refined sugar originating in or exported from the European Union.  The subject goods are…

Notice of Preliminary Determination – Oil Country Tubular Goods 3 

On September 28, 2021, the Canada Border Services Agency, pursuant to the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), made a preliminary determination of dumping respecting certain oil country tubular goods from Mexico.  The subject goods are usually imported under the following tariff classification numbers:  7304.29.00.11  7304.29.00.19  7304.29.00.21  7304.29.00.29  7304.29.00.31  7304.29.00.39  7304.29.00.41  7304.29.00.49  7304.29.00.51  7304.29.00.59  7304.29.00.61  7304.29.00.69  7304.29.00.71  7304.29.00.79 …

Notice of Preliminary Determination – Certain Small Power Transformers

On August 27, 2021, the Canada Border Services Agency, pursuant to the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), made a preliminary determination of dumping respecting certain small power transformers from Austria, Taiwan, and South Korea.  The subject goods are usually imported under the following tariff classification numbers:  8504.22.00.20 8504.23.00.00  8504.90.90.10  8504.90.90.82  8504.90.90.90  Provisional duties will now be payable…

CBSA Unions Announce Work Action Beginning August 6, 2021

Unions representing Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) workers, who recently received a strike mandate from their membership, have announced a work-to-rule campaign beginning August 6, 2021. While not a full union strike, any work action could significantly impact cross-border operations managed by the agency.  According to communication from the unions, CBSA officers will execute their duties to the ‘letter of the law’ ensuring full compliance with all required processes and procedures. In doing so, unionized CBSA officers are expected…

Notice of Initiation of Investigation

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation on June 30, 2021 and July 7, 2021, under the Special Import Measures Act, respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain oil country tubular goods from Mexico and Austria.  The subject goods are defined as:   Oil country tubular goods, which are casing, tubing and green tubes made of carbon or alloy steel,…