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Initiation of Investigations Concerning Certain Photovoltaic Modules and Laminates

Posted December 09, 2014

Under Canadian Customs Issues


The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated investigations, on December 5, 2014, under the Special Import Measures Act respecting the alleged injurious dumping and subsidizing of certain photovoltaic modules and laminates originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China.  The investigations follow a complaint filed by Eclipsall Energy Corporation (Toronto, Ontario), Heliene Inc. (Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario), Silfab Ontario Inc. (Mississauga, Ontario), and Solgate Inc. (Woodbridge, Ontario).

The goods in question are usually classified under the following Harmonized System classification number:


Additional information about the investigations will be available in a Statement of Reasons that will be available within 15 days on the CBSA’s website here.