Canada, like other countries that are members of the World Trade Organization, may apply anti-dumping and/or countervailing duties to certain imported goods, under very specific circumstances.

The process is set in motion, under the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), when a Canadian producer submits a complaint to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) asserting that certain goods are dumped …


 

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal initiated an expiry review of its finding concerning the dumping and subsidizing of certain aluminum extrusions originating in or exported from China.

The Tribunal’s finding, issued in March 2009 and renewed in 2014, imposed anti-dumping and /or countervailing duties on these goods.

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) will determine, by August 6, 2019, …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that it will proceed to increase Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) for trade compliance in the spring of 2019. The changes will be effective April 1st.

The Agency says its action follows criticism from the Auditor General of Canada in his 2017 Audit of Customs Duties that the CBSA’s Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) …