Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Apr 30, 2018

On January 23, 2018, Canada and ten other countries agreed on the core elements of a new agreement and concluded negotiations for the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), formerly known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The CPTPP... Read more >

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Posted: Jul 16, 2018

The Government of Canada is outlining a framework and process for how it will consider remission requests for the surtaxes on products that came into force on July 1, 2018. Under specific circumstances, remission allows for relief from the payment... Read more >

Posted: Jul 11, 2018

The U.S. Department of Commerce has ended countervailing duties on supercalendered paper from Canada that have been in place since 2015. The Government of Canada welcomes the decision by the United States to rescind its duties on imports of Canadian... Read more >

Posted: Jul 9, 2018

On July 4, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), as a result of an expiry review conducted, announced the continuation of its original finding made on November 30, 2012 in respect of Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe Piles originating... Read more >

Posted: Jul 5, 2018

On June 29, 2018 the Government of Canada announced its measures in response to U.S. tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum from the United States effective of July 1, 2018. The updated list of tariff items covered under the countermeasures... Read more >

Posted: Jul 4, 2018

As of August 1, 2018 RIV fees are increasing.  The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has published CN 18-06 to advise importers that vehicles required to be registered with the Registrar of Imported Vehicles (RIV) using a Form 1 or... Read more >

Posted: Jun 27, 2018

On June 22, 2018 the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) gave notice that it has initiated an interim review of its order made on January 7, 2014,  concerning the dumping of certain hot-rolled carbon steel plate and high-strength low-alloy steel... Read more >

Posted: Jun 26, 2018

On June 21, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that it had launched an investigation under the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) into the alleged injurious dumping of certain 54-inch gypsum board originating in, or exported from the... Read more >

Posted: Jun 25, 2018

On June 21, 2018, the Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA) announced that it had determined that the expiry of the order made on March 11, 2013, regarding the dumping and subsidizing of Certain Seamless Casing originating in or exported from... Read more >

Posted: Jun 25, 2018

CBSA has re-issued Customs Notice 17-17 with an update on June 18, 2018 on the import requirements of salamanders requiring an import permit. Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) implemented import restrictions on all species of salamanders entering Canada for... Read more >

Posted: Jun 21, 2018

The Regulations Amending the Determination of Country of Origin for the Purpose of Marking Goods (Non-NAFTA Countries) Regulations and the Determination of Country of Origin for the Purposes of Marking Goods (NAFTA Countries) Regulations was published in the Canada Gazette... Read more >