WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection today published in the Federal Register a notice that any domestic producer who is entitled to file a claim under the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2000, also known as the Byrd Amendment, must file their claim no later than July 26.
The purpose of the CDSOA is to disburse anti-dumping and countervailing duties collected by CBP to domestic producers injured by foreign dumping and subsidies.
The notice gives detailed instructions and requirements to ensure timely filing of claims. Any certifications received by the CBP Revenue Division after July 26 will not be eligible to receive a distribution. The notice also list all harmed domestic producers who are entitled to file a claim under the CDSOA.
Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2000 Certification, CBP Form 7401, may be used to apply for CDSOA distribution. This form is available online.
The certification can be submitted electronically through www.pay.gov or by mail. Written certifications and other correspondence should be addressed to the Assistant Commissioner Office of Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Revenue Division, Attention: Melissa Kurth, 6650 Telecom Drive, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN, 46268.
For more information on CDSOA, please visit the CBP website.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.