Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Jul 27, 2018

The Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership (MGT) recently issued a notice to industry partners, notifying them of extended truck gate operating hours and an associated flat fee of $35 per laden container, which will take effect September 17, 2018. This charge... Read more >

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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 >

Posted: Jun 21, 2018

The Minister of International Trade has recently introduced legislation in the House of Commons for the implementation of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will provide Canadian exporters... Read more >

Posted: Jun 20, 2018

On June 14, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) implemented a new normal value review process. Normal value reviews are conducted by the CBSA to ensure that normal values and export prices in place accurately reflect current market conditions.... Read more >