Canadian Manufacturing

CBSA launches investigations into cold-rolled steel from China, South Korea and Vietnam

The investigations are the result of a complaint filed by ArcelorMittal Dofasco G.P., located in Hamilton, Ont.

May 28, 2018  by Canadian Manufacturing.com Staff

OTTAWA—The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced May 25 that it is launching an investigation into whether or not certain cold-rolled steel in coils or cut lengths originating in or exported from China, South Korea and Vietnam is being sold at unfair prices in Canada.

It will also investigate whether or not subsidies are being applied to cold-rolled steel originating in or exported from the countries in question.

The CBSA says the investigations are the result of a complaint filed by ArcelorMittal Dofasco G.P., located in Hamilton, Ont.

The customs regulatory body will make preliminary decisions by August 23.

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The Canadian International Trade Tribunal will also launch an investigation, and issue a decision by July 24.