Allocation Method Order (2011) — Softwood Lumber Products (SOR/2010-278)

Regulations are current to 2014-07-22

Marginal note:Residual non-allocated quantity

 The residual non-allocated quantity of the reserve pool is determined by the formula

RP – AP

where

RP 
is the reserve pool determined under section 9; and
AP 
is the total volume of softwood lumber products allocated to primary producers determined under section 10.
Marginal note:Allocation to primary producers — historic export volume

 The allocation of the Quebec quantity to a primary producer that is based on its historic export volume is determined by the formula

(PPE/TPPEH) × {[(QQ × TPPE/TEQ – RMQ) × 96%] + RNA}

where

PPE 
is the volume of the primary producer’s products that were exported from Quebec to the United States under export permits during the reference period;
TPPEH 
is the total volume of primary producers’ products that were exported from Quebec to the United States under export permits during the reference period in respect of export allocations based on historic export volume, excluding the volume of products of primary producers who relinquish their export allocations for 2011;
QQ 
is the Quebec quantity;
TPPE 
is the total volume of primary producers’ products that were exported from Quebec to the United States under export permits during the reference period, excluding the volume of products of primary producers who relinquish their export allocations for 2011;
TEQ 
is the total volume of primary producers’ and remanufacturers’ products that were exported from Quebec to the United States under export permits during the reference period, excluding the volume of products of primary producers and remanufacturers who relinquish their export allocations for 2011;
RMQ 
is the amount of additional allocations required to meet the minimum 10% threshold referred to in subsection 8(2) if the sum of the allocations to all remanufacturers is less than 10% of the Quebec quantity; and
RNA 
is the residual non-allocated quantity of the reserve pool determined under section 11.

MANITOBA

Marginal note:Determination of allocation

 The allocation of the Manitoba quantity to a primary producer or remanufacturer who applies for an export allocation is determined by the formula

MQ x [(EM/TEM) × 97%]

where

MQ 
is the Manitoba quantity;
EM 
is the volume of the primary producer’s or remanufacturer’s products that were exported from Manitoba to the United States under export permits during the reference period; and
TEM 
is the total volume of primary producers’ and remanufacturers’ products that were exported from Manitoba to the United States under export permits during the reference period, excluding the volume of products of primary producers and remanufacturers who relinquish their export allocations for 2011.
Marginal note:Allocation of remainder
  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), the allocation of the remainder of the Manitoba quantity is based on the order of receipt of applications for an export permit for a share of the remainder, with each applicant receiving the volume applied for until the remainder of the Manitoba quantity is fully allocated.

  • Marginal note:Exhaustion of an allocation for a month

    (2) An applicant who has received an allocation of the Manitoba quantity for a month must exhaust that allocation before applying for an export permit for a share of the remainder, which will be dealt with in accordance with subsection (1).