By or on behalf of the domestic industry

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By or on behalf of the domestic industry - A situation where an application is supported by those domestic producers whose collective output constitutes more than 50 per cent of the total production of the like product produced by that portion of the domestic industry expressing either support for or opposition to the application. However, no investigation shall be initiated when domestic producers expressly supporting the application account for less than 25 per cent of total production of the like product produced by the domestic industry. 
CITT - Canada International Trade Tribunal. The Tribunal, independent from the CBSA, assumes the responsibility for the question of injury to the Canadian industry.