Posts Tagged ‘ International Trade Administration ’

NLBMDA Meets with Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo’s Office on Lumber Volatility

Jun 14th, 2021

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) met with Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo’s senior staff and other high-ranking Commerce Department officials late last week to discuss the ongoing concerns regarding lumber price volatility and the lumber and building material (LBM) industry. Association leadership was feeling positive after the meeting, as indicated in […]

Department of Commerce Investigates Hardwood Imports

Jul 8th, 2020

In June, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced it is looking into whether imports of hardwood plywood completed in Vietnam, using components from China, are circumventing the existing antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) orders on hardwood plywood from China, according to a press release by the International Trade Administration. Commerce is also initiating […]