$466k in Byrd Funds Available for Distribution to Shrimp Industry in FY2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced yesterday that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will require a reduction of 7.2% in the amount of funds made available for distribution under the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act (CDSOA).  The 7.2% reduction results from the resolution of the federal budget impasse between Congress and the Administration.  Under sequestration, the […]

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CBP Announces Preliminary Amounts Available for CDSOA Distribution; Demonstrate Continued Success Collecting Duties on Chinese Shrimp Imports

For those intending to apply for distributions under the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act (CDSOA) this year, certifications are due to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on August 1, 2014.   CBP’s notice regarding FY2014 applications states:   Any certification received after August 1, 2014 will be denied, making claimants ineligible for the distribution.   Certifications may be […]

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$7.16 Million in Byrd Funds Available for Distribution to Shrimp Industry in FY2013

                U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) sent letters last week to qualified applicants for Byrd fund distributions indicating that $7.16 million in collected antidumping duties will be available for distribution to the shrimp industry for fiscal year (FY) 2013.                 Based on revised distribution numbers released by CBP, since FY2006, $266 million in collected antidumping duties have been made […]

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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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