Anti-dumping duties now payable on certain wheat gluten

Anti-dumping duties are now being assessed on certain wheat gluten imported on or after April 22, 2021.

On March 23, 2021, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), made a final determination of dumping of wheat gluten originating in or exported from Australia, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany and Lithuania.

Subsequently on April 22, 2021, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued a finding that the dumping of the aforementioned goods has caused injury to the domestic industry.

Wheat gluten is usually classified under HS classification numbers 1109.00.10.00 & 1109.00.20.00. However, it should be noted that the HS codes provided are for convenience of reference only. Please refer to the product definition posted in the Measures in Force for authoritative details regarding the subject goods. 

The statement of reasons will be issued within 15 days.

The CBSA Notice of Final Determination containing a list of exporters provided with normal values as well as the investigating officer’s names and contact information is available on the CBSA’s website.

The CITT Finding of Injury containing additional details can be found on the CITT’s website.

Please contact your Livingston account representative should you have any questions.