The U.S. Department of Commerce announced its negative preliminary determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of certain fabricated structural steel from Canada.

The Department assigned preliminary dumping rates of 0.00 percent and 0.69 percent (de minimis) to the two mandatory respondent Canadian exporters. No cash deposit will be required on imports of those goods.

Howerver, affirmative …


 

A NAFTA binational panel issued its decision on September 4 concerning the imposition by the U.S. of antidumping and/or countervailing duties on imports of Canadian softwood lumber.

The panel ruled that there were insufficient grounds for the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) to determine that Canadian softwood lumber products had materially injured the U.S. softwood industry.

The BC Lumber …