Message to Industry

Subject: Milk Protein Substances Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) Quantities Available Immediately

This message is to inform industry stakeholders that quantities of tariff rate quota (TRQ) for milk protein substances (MPS) with a milk protein content of 85% or more by weight (calculated on the dry matter) that do not originate in any NAFTA country, Chile, Costa Rica, or Israel for the period of April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014 have become available.

The quantities were made available as per the method of allocation of returns as established in Section 7 of Notice to Importers No. 834.

As of December 10, 2013, a total of 2,885,847 kg of TRQ are available on a first-come, first-served basis until March 31, 2014.

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Hugues Leroux at 613-996-2594 or e-mail: or Mrs. Adèle Brisson at 613-995-8104 or e-mail: