SPT 2021 IN: Certain Small Power Transformers

blog | May 07, 2021

Notice of Initiation of an Investigation

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation on April 15, 2021, under the Special Import Measures Act, respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain small power transformers from Austria, the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei), and South Korea. The investigation follows a complaint filed by Transformateurs Delta Star Inc., Northern Transformer Corporation, PTI Transformers Inc., and PTI Transformers L.P. 

Since 2019, subject goods are normally classified under the following tariff classification numbers: 

  • 8504.22.00.20 
  • 8504.23.00.10 

Incomplete small power transformers and parts and components thereof may also be imported under the following tariff classification numbers: 

  • 8504.90.90.10 
  • 8504.90.90.82 
  • 8504.90.90.90 

Additional information about the investigation, as well as the Statement of Reasons, can be found in the CBSA resource below: 

Certain Small Power Transformers 2021 Investigations – Statement of Reasons—Initiation of Investigation