Trade News

Posted: Sep 21, 2018

This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on Sept. 21, 2018. By Candace Sider, Vice President of Government & Regulatory Affairs, North America, Livingston International “It always comes back to cheese, doesn’t it?” So commented former Canadian... Read more >

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Posted: Aug 23, 2018

This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on Aug. 22, 2018. By Mike Meierkort, President, International Freight & Transportation Solutions The ongoing trade dispute between the US and China (and more recently with Turkey) has understandably pushed the... Read more >

Posted: Aug 21, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) issued a direct final rule, increasing the fee paid by importers of cotton and cotton-containing products under the Cotton Research and Promotion Order.  The effective date is October 16, 2018, without... Read more >

Posted: Aug 20, 2018

On August 16, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) issued a Notice of Preliminary Determinations to announce that Provisional duties are now payable on certain sucker rods released from Customs on or after August 16, 2018. The subject goods... Read more >

Posted: Aug 17, 2018

Health Canada is looking to update its approach to regulating self-care products. Currently, three different sets of rules apply to the regulation of self-care products, each with different requirements and oversight. Health Canada is proposing to put in place one... Read more >

Posted: Aug 15, 2018

On August 9, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its order and reasons regarding the expiry review on Certain Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel plate originating or exported from China. The CITT has determined that the dumping of the above... Read more >

Posted: Aug 15, 2018

The Government of Canada continues to protect Canada’s steel industry and stand up for Canadian workers, by taking further steps to prevent diversion of foreign steel products into Canada. The Department of Finance is requesting your comments and input on... Read more >

Posted: Aug 13, 2018

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced they are launching a self-initiated review of the eligibility of Turkey to participate in the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program. Their review is based on concerns related to compliance with... Read more >

Posted: Aug 13, 2018

On July 26, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its finding regarding the injury inquiry on Dry Wheat Pasta originating in or exported from Turkey.                                          . The CITT has determined that the dumping and subsidizing of the above-mentioned... Read more >

Posted: Aug 10, 2018

The trade dispute between the United States and China continues to develop with a number of actions taken by either party over the past month. Actions taken by the U.S. against country of origin China imports are based on Section... Read more >

Posted: Aug 9, 2018

Dear stakeholder, As Director General of the Marketplace Framework Policy Branch at the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, I am pleased to offer for your comment the attached consultation paper containing proposed amendments to the Textile Labelling... Read more >