NAFTA – the North American Free Trade agreement – is in flux. We’ve published a few blogs on the shifting landscape of this agreement, most recently:
CETA, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, is an agreement between Canada and European Union member states (see the list of countries in our CETA blog from last fall) and is on the verge of being a reality.
Antidumping and countervailing duties (AD/CVD) are customs charges aimed at counteracting artificially low prices on imported goods.
AD/CVD rates can be significantly higher than other import duties – sometimes exceeding 400 percent of the value of the merchandise.