The Canadian International Trade Tribunal’s November 2013 finding concerning the dumping and subsidizing of certain silicon metal originating in or exported from China, is scheduled to expire on November 18, 2018, unless the Tribunal has initiated an expiry review.

Under Canadian law, findings of injury or threat of injury and the associated special protection in the form of anti-dumping …


 

Statistics Canada announced that the country’s merchandise trade deficit with the world narrowed from $743 million in June to $114 million in July, the smallest deficit since the most recent surplus in December 2016.

The federal agency reports that total exports increased 0.8% to a record $51.3 billion, despite declines in 6 of 11 product sections. Exports of energy …


 

The Government of Canada launched a consultation on the scope of potential negotiations toward a possible free trade agreement (FTA) with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

The members of of the ASEAN are Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

With a population of approximately 643 million and …


 

The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) announced on August 29 that it determined that U.S. industry is not materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports of uncoated groundwood paper from Canada that the U.S. Department of Commerce has determined are subsidized and sold in the United States at less than fair value.

As a …


 

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal initiated an expiry review of its finding concerning the dumping and subsidizing of certain unitized wall modules originating in or exported from China. The Tribunal’s finding, in November 2013, imposed anti-dumping and/or countervailing duties on these goods.

Under Canadian law such findings expire after five years unless an expiry review has been initiated before …