On September 20, 2010 (as previously reported on Trade Lawyers Blog), the Canada Border Services Agency initiated investigations on September 20, 2010, under the Special Import Measures Act, respecting the alleged injurious dumping and subsidizing of metal bar grating of carbon, alloy, or stainless steel, consisting of load-bearing pieces and cross pieces, produced as standard grating or heavy-duty grating, in panel form, whether galvanized, painted, coated, clad or plated, originating in or exported from the People's Republic of China.
The Subject Goods fall into the following H.S. Codes:
This is the 10th antidumping/countervailing duty case filed in Canada against Chinese goods (other 9 cases concerned outdoor barbeques, fasteners, laminate flooring, thermal electric coolers and warmers, copper pipe fittings, seamless carbon or alloy steel oil and gas well casing, carbon steel welded pipe, aluminium extrusions, and oil country tubular goods).
For more information about the steel grating case, please go to the following links: