1-800-837-1063

Home - Customs brokerage, freight, and trade compliance service professionals

CFIA modernization
Learn more about how CFIA's new initiatives impact your business.
Webinars
Attend a free webinar dedicated to keeping you at the top of your game
Livingston CEO on MSNBC
Steven C. Preston helps small businesses answer critical trade questions
FDA: Renew today!
Learn more about the food facility registration renewal.
  • Is your business ready for CFIA’s food modernization program?

    Learn more about upcoming CFIA changes, and understand the potential impact on your business!

    Learn more
  • Have questions about importing
    and exporting?

    Attend a free webinar dedicated to keeping you at the top of your game

    Learn more
  • Talking trade compliance with MSNBC’s Your Business

    CEO Steven C. Preston recently appeared on MSNBC’s Your Business to answer the top questions small businesses have about international trade.

    Learn more
  • FDA food facility registration renewal

    Don’t miss your window; the renewal period is October 01 – December 31. Find out more about renewal rules and requirements today!

    Learn more
  • Recent Video

    Value-add benefits of our webinars There are a lot of intricacies that go into getting your goods from point of origin to destination.

    Given the continually evolving nature of the trade industry, keeping up with all of the regulatory updates, government incentives and innovative features is a challenge.

    Our job is to simplify things for you.

    One way we do that is by offering a complimentary full suite of trade webinars covering a number of timely, relevant trade topics. Play Video
  • Featured Resource

Recent Resources
Trans-Pacific Partnership: A trade agreement for the 21st century The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement is expected to bring a number of economic benefits to importers and exporters on both sides of the Pacific Ocean.
Keep your business running smoothly: Prepare for the unexpected Do you have a disaster recovery/business continuity plan in place? Does your customs broker?
Maximize your duty savings by taking advantage of First Sale and classification Are you taking advantage of the First Sale Rule and accurately classifying your imports?
Five questions every Canadian food importer/exporter should ask The Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) Safe Food for Canadians Act is currently scheduled to come into effect on January 1, 2015, and will have a significant impact on importers and exporters.
Understanding Electronic Export Information filing Are you exporting goods out of the United States? Remember, anything you ship outside of the U.S. is considered an export – and as such, has certain requirements and responsibilities…
The Non-Resident Importer Guide Find out how U.S. exporters can take advantage of the Non-Resident Importer program to expand into Canadian markets This guide is an essential resource for any business aiming to become…
Is it time to audit your service provider? Four questions to ask when evaluating your customs brokerage partner If you trade internationally, you know that your supply chain is a critical element of your business operations. And, whether…
Improve shipping times and reduce risk: Understanding the benefits of Mutual Recognition Find out how you can take advantage of the benefits Mutual Recognition agreements provide importers As an importer, you know that any delay in your international shipments can have a…
How to build a great compliance program for your U.S. imports Struggling with U.S. Import Regulations? As an importer, compliance is essential for keeping your goods moving on-time, every time. If poor compliance practices are not addressed and corrected, the costs…
Finding a customs broker: A sample RFP template for soliciting a brokerage provider Use this introductory template as the basis for a brokerage request for proposal (RFP). We have gathered together the most relevant and commonly-asked brokerage questions to help you get on…
Trade News
Nov
25
U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a reminder that General System of Preferences (GSP) eligible imports from an African Growth…
Nov
20
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is seeking input and feedback from importers, nursery stock producers, and the forest industry.…
Nov
20
Canada Border Services Agency publication of updated D-Memorandums on advance rulings and national customs ruling is available on CBSA’s website.…
Nov
20
Importation of aquatic animals of species of finfish, molluscs, and crustaceans are subject to import permit requirements as outlined by…
Nov
20
The Department of Foreign Affairs Trade and Development gives notice on the extension of the steel monitoring program to October…
Nov
14
On November 10, 2014, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) advised that they are conducting expiry proceedings concerning the dumping…
Nov
12
The Import Guide for Food and Plant Products for Trade Fairs and Shows in Canada has been updated. The format…