Trade News

Posted: Jun 29, 2018

On November 27, 2017, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency published a final rule containing proposed amendments to CBP regulations regarding the in-bond process. These amendments are going into effect soon, and they’ll have a considerable impact on the... Read more >

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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 >

Posted: Jun 18, 2018

The Minister of International Trade and Israel’s Minister of the Economy and Industry recently announced the signing of the modernized Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement (CIFTA). Canada and Israel have modernized the original CIFTA to include progressive elements, such as dedicated... Read more >

Posted: Jun 18, 2018

The Minister of Health and the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food has announced that final Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) have been published in Canada Gazette, Part II: Vol.152. June 13, 2018. The regulations will come into force on... Read more >

Posted: Jun 15, 2018

On June 15, 2018, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released a list of products imported from China that will be subject to additional tariffs as part of the U.S. response to China’s unfair trade practices related... Read more >

Posted: Jun 8, 2018

On May 25, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued a finding that determined that the dumping and subsidizing of certain Copper Pipe Fittings originating in, or exported from Vietnam have caused injury to the domestic industry. This finding... Read more >

Posted: Jun 8, 2018

On June 5th, 2018, the Mexican authorities published, in the Official Gazette of the Federation (DOF), the retaliatory measures that Mexico is adopting against various goods originating in the United States. This action was taken in response to the Trump... Read more >

Posted: Jun 8, 2018

The Canadian National Railway has changed its storage tariff rates, effective May 15, 2018. On April 13, Canadian National Railway (CN) published its Optional Services Catalogue – Intermodal (CN T 9100-V (3) (En)), which lays out updated intermodal tariffs. The... Read more >

Posted: Jun 7, 2018

This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on June 6, 2018. By Daniel J. McHugh, Chief Executive Officer, Livingston International It’s difficult to imagine precisely what Washington’s end game might be with the recent imposition of tariffs... Read more >

Posted: Jun 1, 2018

The Department of Finance has issued a statement Thursday May 31 2018 following the United States announcement of imposing tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum products from Canada. Canada intends to impose surtaxes or similar trade-restrictive countermeasures against up... Read more >

Posted: May 31, 2018

On May 24, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) initiated an expiry review of its finding of injury made on August 19, 2013 concerning the dumping and subsidizing of certain carbon steel welded pipe originating or exported from China.... Read more >