ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Apr 2012In April 2012, the government of Canada initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
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On April 23, 2012 the Canada Border Services Agency terminated its investigation into the alleged injurious dumping and subsidizing of certain potassium silicate solids originating in or exported from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. The investigations followed a complaint filed by National Silicates Partnership of Etobicoke, Ontario. The complainant alleged that the dumping and subsidizing of these goods are harming Canadian production by causing the following: lost market share, price depression/suppression, lost sales, reduced profits, reduction in employment, reduced returns on investment and reduced capacity utilization.