US Cuts Softwood Lumber Duties on All Canadian Producers – Except for 2 Companies

Canadian softwood lumber producers will be hit only slightly less forcefully as the US government reduced export duties for most Canadian producers after ongoing political talks failed to reach a deal.

In its final determination released Thursday, the Department of Commerce said most Canadian producers will pay a combined countervailing and anti-dumping rate of 20.83 per cent, down from 26.75 per cent in the preliminary determinations issued earlier this year. read more >>