JD Irving Says US Needs Proof of Province’s ‘Free Market’ in Wood Sales

J.D. Irving Ltd says the provincial government needs to persuade Washington the wood supply in New Brunswick is operating as a free market.

Irving is New Brunswick’s biggest player in the softwood lumber market and a major exporter to the United States.

The company has been hit with a 9.9 per cent anti-dumping duty in the final determination of the US Department of Commerce. This is up from the preliminary duty of 3.34 per cent the department announced earlier this year for JDI. read more >>