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Concrete reinforcing bar 3: Measures in force

Dumping (Algeria, Egypt, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam)

Measure in force code (MIF code)


Product information

Product definition

Hot-rolled deformed steel concrete reinforcing bar in straight lengths or coils, commonly identified as rebar, in various diameters up to and including 56.4 millimeters, in various finishes, excluding plain round bar and fabricated rebar products, originating in or exported from the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Republic of Indonesia, the Italian Republic, the Federation of Malaysia, the Republic of Singapore, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

Also excluded is 10 mm diameter (10M) rebar produced to meet the requirements of CSA G30 18.09 (or equivalent standards) that is coated to meet the requirements of epoxy standard ASTM A775/A 775M 04a (or equivalent standards) in lengths from 1 foot (30.48 cm) up to and including 8 feet (243.84 cm).

Investigation information

The dates of the proceedings concerning this case are:

Action Date
Initiation of investigation
Preliminary determination
Final determination
Canadian International Trade Tribunal finding
Normal value review: Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel Joint Stock Company

Tariff classification numbers

Beginning January 1, 2022, under the revised customs tariff schedule, subject goods are normally classified under the following tariff classification numbers:

  • 7213.10.00.11
  • 7213.10.00.12
  • 7213.10.00.13
  • 7213.10.00.90
  • 7214.20.00.11
  • 7214.20.00.12
  • 7214.20.00.13
  • 7214.20.00.14
  • 7214.20.00.21
  • 7214.20.00.22
  • 7214.20.00.23
  • 7214.20.00.24
  • 7214.20.00.31
  • 7214.20.00.32
  • 7214.20.00.33
  • 7214.20.00.34
  • 7214.20.00.90
  • 7215.90.00.20
  • 7215.90.00.30
  • 7227.90.00.50
  • 7228.30.00.51
  • 7228.30.00.52
  • 7228.30.00.53

Please note that these tariff classification numbers may apply to goods which are not subject to the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) measures, may change because of amendments to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff, or the subject goods may be imported under tariff classification numbers that are not listed. Refer to the product definition for the authoritative details regarding the subject goods.

For more information on the tariff classification numbers, please refer to the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) Harmonized commodity description and coding system.

Duty liability (Anti-dumping duties)

Country of origin or export: Algeria, Egypt, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam

Effective on imports of subject goods released by the CBSA on or after June 5, 2021:

The following table identifies the exporters who currently have been issued normal values. Please refer to the Normal value model ID table for information relating to model IDs, model descriptions and units of measure. Information regarding specific normal values of subject goods should be obtained from the exporter. Please note that model information is posted only for exporters who have successfully enrolled in an Exporter ID.

Country Exporter Exporter ID Cooperative since Last revised
Algeria Spa Tosyali Iron Steel Industry Algerie 759950603RM0001 2021-05 2021-05
Indonesia PT Putra Baja Deli 788374809RM0001 2021-05 2021-05
Vietnam Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel Joint Stock Company 779066208RM0001 2021-05 2022-08

For importations of subject goods originating in or exported from Algeria, Egypt, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam, for which the exporter has not been issued specific normal values, the anti-dumping duties are equal to:

Country of origin or export Margin of dumping rate for all other exporters1
Algeria 20.3%
Egypt 23.1%
Indonesia 21.8%
Italy 23.1%
Malaysia 23.1%
Singapore 23.1%
Vietnam 23.1%
1Expressed as a percentage of export price

Disclosure of normal values

The liability for anti-dumping duty results from the proceedings conducted under SIMA and from the finding of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT). Information regarding the normal value of the subject goods in question and the amount of anti-dumping duty payable should be obtained from the exporter. Related information may be made available to importers on a need-to-know basis in accordance with the provisions of Memorandum D14-1-2, Disclosure of Normal Values, Export Prices, and Amounts of Subsidy Established Under the Special Import Measures Act.

For information on duty assessment, refer to the Guide for self-assessing SIMA duties.

Information required on customs documents

The import documentation should include the information listed below. Failure to provide this information may result in the application of penalties to the importer, pursuant to the Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS).

The import documentation should clearly indicate the following:

  • Confirmation whether the product is subject to anti-dumping duties
  • Exporter ID
  • Name and address of producer/manufacturer
  • Name and location of plant/mill of production
  • Place from which direct shipment to Canada began
  • Name and address of vendor (if different from the producer)
  • Country of origin
  • Country of export
  • Canadian customer’s name and address
  • Canadian importer’s name and address (if different from the customer)
  • Full product description of the goods, including:
    • Model ID
    • Model description
    • Specification: Identify the specification of the product (e.g. CAN/CSA-G30.18 M92)
    • Grade: Indicate the grade of the product (e.g. Grade 400W)
    • Diameter: Indicate the diameter of the product (specified in millimetres or diameter designation number)
    • Length: Indicate the length of the rebar in metres, if cut-to length; otherwise say coil
    • Coating: Indicate whether the product is coated and the type of coating (e.g. galvanized, epoxy, etc.)
    • Type of steel: Indicate the type of steel and the specification of the steel if known (e.g. carbon, low alloy, alloy, etc.)
  • Date of sale
  • Date of shipment
  • Quantity (state unit of measure, e.g. kilograms, pounds, metric tonnes, etc.)
  • Unit selling price and total selling price to importer in Canada
  • Currency of settlement used (e.g. US$, CDN$, etc.)
  • Terms and conditions of sale (e.g. FOB, CIF, etc.)
  • All costs, expenses, and charges incurred by the exporter and vendor in the shipment of the subject goods to Canada (includes inland and ocean freight, insurance, duties, port and handling charges, etc.)
  • The amount of any export taxes applicable to the goods

Appeal decisions relating to subjectivity

Summaries of appeal decisions made by the CBSA respecting whether an imported good is subject to this measure in force can be found on President-level re-determinations.

Email for subjectivity opinions and duty assessment questions

Important Prior to submitting a subjectivity opinion request, please review the “product definition”. Each request must be supported with essential information including, but not limited to, pictures, mill certificates, measurements, origin of the goods, etc. in relation to the specific product in question.

Failure to provide sufficient information will result in a rejection of the request by the CBSA.

CITT reference number(s)

  • NQ-2020-004
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