Rivals challenge Lockheed Martin’s winning bid through CITT, federal court.
Construction firms complained the tariffs were hampering efforts to recover from last year’s wildfire.
Quebec Silicon complaint also includes claims of subsidies; several countries involved.
US-made product has injured the Canadian industry; floor price with permanent variable duties established.
Canadian International Trade Tribunal to rule on whether to make duties of up to 276% on US drywall imports permanent.
Canadian Steel Producers Association happy with decision; duties of up to 351.4% to be imposed.
They complain construction project prices will jump because of the added costs.
“Reasonable indication” it has cause injury to the domestic industry.
Alleges Canadian production of hot-rolled carbon and high-strength low-alloy steel plate product is harmed.
Canadian International Trade Tribunal says no to countervailing duties.
CITT launches an inquiry into complaint by Quebec Silicon.
Canadian manufacturers allege harm to their businesses, including lost sales and jobs.
CITT will determine if injury caused to Canadian suppliers.