Customs and excise appeal public hearings

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    COVID-19 update

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    Attending a hearing

    Unless otherwise indicated, all public hearings are held by videoconference. If you wish to attend a public videoconference or teleconference hearing, contact the Registry at least two business days before it starts. You will then receive a Cisco Webex Meetings invitation or dial-in information by email.

    Check our website to confirm the date and time of the hearing. You can contact us at 613-993-3595 or citt-tcce@tribunal.gc.ca to obtain further information.

    Hearings

    Appeal Date of hearing Goods in issue Issue
    EA-2022-002 January 26 and 27, 2023 Bulk refined granulated cane sugar Whether the goods in issue, which originated in a country not covered by the Tribunal’s finding in NQ-95-002 (concerning the dumping of refined sugar, refined from sugar cane or sugar beets, in granulated, liquid and powdered form, originating in or exported from the United States of America, Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, and the subsidizing of the aforementioned goods originating in or exported from the European Union), and were shipped through the United States prior to entering Canada, are subject to the Tribunal’s finding in NQ-95-002 and are therefore subject to anti-dumping duties.
    AP-2020-030 February 8, 2023 Chicken thighs Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 0207.14.93 as “meat and edible offal, of the poultry of heading 01.05, fresh, chilled or frozen – of roosters and hens – cuts and offal, frozen – other”, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 0207.14.10 as “meat and edible offal, of the poultry of heading 01.05, fresh, chilled or frozen – of roosters and hens – cuts and offal, frozen – spent fowl – legs, excluding leg quarters”, as claimed by Interpro Distributeurs de Viandes inc.
    AP-2019-007 February 21, 2023 WE Airsoft Europe F Series 226 Rail Gas Blowback airsoft pistol Whether the good in issue is properly classified under tariff item No. 9898.00.00 as a “prohibited weapon”, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency.