Hearings Held Before the Special Committee on the Investigation of the American Sugar Refining Co. ...

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Page 3830 - Canada is less than the fair market value of the same article when sold for home consumption in the usual and ordinary course in the country whence exported to Canada at the time of its exportation to Canada, there shall, in addition to the duties otherwise established , be levied, collected, and paid on such article, on its importation into Canada, a special duty (or dumping duty) equal to the difference between the said selling price of the article for export and the said fair market value thereof...
Page 3355 - ... of such demand. Conversely, a bounty upon production operates to a certain extent as a bounty upon exportation, since it opens to the manufacturer a foreign market for his merchandise produced in excess of the demand at home. A protective tariff is the most familiar instance of this, since it enables the manufacturer to export the surplus for which there is no demand at home. If there were no tariff at all, and the expense of producing a certain article at home were materially greater than the...
Page 3187 - Topped beets are to be piled by contractor. The ground on which the beets are to be piled must be leveled down by the grower and cleaned off by the contractor so that the grower may fork the beets into the wagon free from clods, rocks, leaves or other trash. All beets left in the field over night must be protected properly from frost by the contractor by covering the piles with beet tops, the tops to be removed by the grower before beets are loaded.
Page 3237 - Building. (Whereupon, at 12.07 o'clock pm, the committee took a recess until 2 o'clock pm) AFTERNOON SESSION The subcommittee reconvened at 2 o'clock pm, pursuant to the recess.
Page 3187 - The plowing out shall be done by the grower. The beets must be pulled by the contractor and cleaned of adhering dirt, by knocking the beets together or otherwise as pulled, and throwing them into piles. The ground on which the beets are to be piled must be cleaned off and leveled down by the contractor so that the grower may fork the beets into the wagon free of dirt, rocks, leaves or other trash.
Page 3187 - ... double plants that may have been overlooked in the thinning. The grower must keep the crop cultivated so that at least ten inches of the center of the row remains clear of all weeds and foul growth up to the time of the third hoeing.
Page 3868 - ... and that he will protect the beets from sun and frost after removal from the ground. The company has the option of rejecting any diseased, frozen, or...
Page 3976 - On a set of 1-yard samples of 16 English fabrics, which are completely excluded by the present tariff rates, it was found that the total foreign value was $41.84; the duties which would have been assessed had these fabrics been imported, $76.90 ; the foreign value plus the amount of the duty, $118.74; or a nominal duty of 183 per cent. In fact, however, practically identical fabrics of domestic make sold at the same time at $69.75, showing an enhanced price over the foreign market value of but 67...
Page 3187 - Work of the Within Contract BUNCHING AND THINNING This operation must be commenced by the contractor just as soon as the beets show four leaves and the grower has them properly cultivated, and must be completed as rapidly as possible in the following manner, to wit: Beets to be spaced 10 inches apart, or wider if so ordered by grower leaving only one plant in each place.
Page 3932 - OF. 209. Sugars not above number sixteen Dutch standard in color, tank bottoms, sirups of cane juice, melada, concentrated melada, concrete and concentrated molasses, testing by the...

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