Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Nov 20, 2017

The Department of Finance Canada has published for consultation a proposed excise duty framework for cannabis products. The proposed level of taxation is intended to keep prices low to eliminate the black market. The proposed duty would apply to all... Read More >

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Posted: May 8, 2014

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently announced changes to the CBSA’s sealing requirements for conveyances and containers that have been authorized to move inland to a sufferance warehouse. Customs Notice 14-009 advises of changes to the sealing of conveyances and... Read More >

Posted: Mar 9, 2014

Catching up on the Canada-U.S. food labelling debate The U.S. is in a major, long running dispute with Canada and Mexico over country of origin labeling (COOL) on meat products; the argument has been under review by the World Trade... Read More >

Posted: Feb 11, 2014

It’s budget time again. Canada’s Minister of Finance recently unveiled the country’s 2014 Federal budget, and as always, there are several areas of the budget that will affect trade in Canada. Turning an eye to oil and gas One of... Read More >