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ITC determination: Softwood lumber imported from Canada

ITC determination: Softwood lumber imported from Canada

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) determined that a U.S. industry was materially injured by reason of imports of softwood lumber from Canada—which the U.S. Department of Commerce has determined were subsidized and sold in the United States at less than fair value.


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As a result of the ITC’s affirmative determinations, Commerce will issue antidumping and countervailing duty orders on imports of this product from Canada. Imports of softwood lumber from Canada will not be subject to retroactive antidumping duties.


Read the ITC release

USTR notices, request for comments

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on 31 May 2018 released for publication in the Federal Register two notices reflecting comments that Canada has requested the establishment of a dispute settlement panel under the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement. Read:


For more information, contact a professional with KPMG’s Trade & Customs practice:

Douglas Zuvich | +1 (312) 665-1022 |

Andrew Siciliano | +1 (631) 425-6057 |

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