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Freeland says Canada may retaliate against U.S. softwood lumber duty rate

Freeland says Canada may retaliate against U.S. softwood lumber duty rate. Canada is prepared to retaliate against an American increase of duties on Canadian softwood lumber producers, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday. “We will do precisely what we have done successfully with two previous American administrations: we state our case clearly and rationally. […]

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U.S. doubles softwood lumber ‘dumping’ duties on B.C. producers

Pipeline giant TC Energy is formally seeking to recover more than US$15 billion in “economic damages” from the U.S. government following President Joe Biden’s Day 1 decision to cancel the cross-border Keystone XL expansion project. The Calgary-based company officially filed a request for arbitration Monday with the U.S. State Department after it made its intentions […]