CBP Announces Intent to Make CDSOA Distributions in FY2013

Today, the Federal Register published U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s “Notice of Intent to Distribute Offset for Fiscal Year 2013.”  Per the notice, certifications for fiscal year 2013 distributions must be received by the agency by July 30, 2013. CBP posted on the agency’s website a preliminary report regarding CDSOA funds that may be available for distribution in FY2013.  For […]

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News Alert : CDSOA “BYRD”

$42.05 Million in Byrd Funds Available for Distribution to Shrimp Industry in FY2012 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) sent letters last week to qualified applicants for Byrd fund distributions indicating that $42.05 million in collected antidumping duties will be available for distribution to the shrimp industry for fiscal year (FY) 2012. Since FY2006, $266.4 million in collected antidumping duties […]

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News Alert on FY2012 CDSOA Program

CBP Announces Intent to Make CDSOA Distributions in FY2012    Last Friday, the Federal Register published U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s “Notice of Intent to Distribute Offset for Fiscal Year 2012.”  Per the notice, certifications for fiscal year 2012 distributions must be received by the agency by July 31, 2012.   Also on Friday, CBP posted a preliminary report regarding […]

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$31.3 Million in CDSOA Funds Distributed to Shrimp Industry in 2011

In letters dated November 18, 2011, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) informed recipients of Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act (CDSOA) funds that a total of $31,337,410.45 in collected antidumping duties on shrimp imports would be distributed to the shrimp industry in 2011.  The vast majority of the CDSOA funds to be distributed (96.6%) are from duties collected on […]

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CBP Announces Withholding of Minimal Amounts of CDSOA Funds in FY2011

On Friday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a press release explaining that the agency anticipated withholding approximately $7.95 million in collected antidumping and countervailing duties from distributions made under the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act (CDSOA) for fiscal year 2011.  This recent announcement clarifies a prior CBP report, issued in June, indicating that potentially $18.23 million of […]

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2011 CDSOA Distributions

CBP has now released preliminary amounts available for CDSOA distribution for FY2011.   The report (linked) indicates that only a small amount is preliminarily available — this amount may increase  based on collections of AD duties from earlier periods completed before October 1, 2011.   http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/trade/priority_trade/add_cvd/cont_dump/   Commerce Case Number Case Name Preliminary Amount Available to Disburse Additional Funds pending […]

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CDSOA 2011 Notice

SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2000, this document is U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s notice of intent to distribute assessed antidumping or countervailing duties (known as the continued dumping and subsidy offset) for Fiscal Year 2011 in connection with countervailing duty orders, antidumping duty orders, or findings under the Antidumping Act of 1921. This […]

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Commerce Amends Trade Remedy to Apply Antidumping Duties to Dusted Shrimp

Yesterday, the Department of Commerce published notice in the Federal Register that the antidumping duty orders on frozen warmwater shrimp from Brazil, China, India, Thailand, and Vietnam to include dusted shrimp in the scope of the trade remedy.  The decision to make dusted shrimp subject to antidumping duties results from over six years of litigation by the Southern Shrimp Alliance. […]

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Customs Suit

After working with limited success to address concerns regarding the FY 2006 and FY 2007 distributions of antidumping duties under the CDSOA program, the SSA filed suit at the U.S. Court of International Trade in November 2008. The SSA’s case challenged numerous aspects of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) administration of the CDSOA program. The SSA’s lawsuit also sought […]

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