Softwood Lumber Update Aug 29: Extension to Date of Final Determinations

Global Affairs Canada has published an announcement by the US Department of Commerce update on Softwood Lumber dispute. The U.S. Department of Commerce (USDOC) announced on August 28, 2017, that it will postpone until no later than November 13, 2017, its final determinations in both the countervailing and anti-dumping duty investigations into imports of certain softwood lumber products from Canada. This is the last day available for Commerce to make these determinations. The announcement of this decision is expected to be released on November 14, 2017.