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Posted: Apr 23, 2018
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This article was originally published in B.C. Shipping News on April 22, 2018. By Candace Sider, Vice-President, Regulatory and Public Affairs, North America Canadian companies that rely heavily on cross-border or global trade could be forgiven for feeling somewhat anxious... Read more >

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Posted: Feb 14, 2018

Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) has published a consultation document on the proposed amendments of the Products Containing Mercury Regulations. The purpose of the consultation is to inform stakeholders of the key elements of the proposed amendments and obtain... Read more >

Posted: Feb 14, 2018

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is holding a referendum on whether to continue the Softwood Lumber Research and Promotion Program Marketing Assessment Fee, which is assessed on imports of softwood lumber of... Read more >

Posted: Feb 14, 2018

This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on February 14, 2017. By David Rish, President, Global Trade Management When US President Donald Trump took the podium at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January, he brought... Read more >

Posted: Feb 14, 2018

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) posted their requirements for importing commercial shipments of dogs into the United States. To be imported, dogs must be in good health, at least... Read more >

Posted: Feb 8, 2018

US Customs & Border Protection (CBP) has announced their webpage for official liquidation notices, titled “Official Notices of Extension, Suspension, and Liquidation” (C16 Bulletin), is now available. NOTE: CBP is working to resolve an issue with the site that causes... Read more >

Posted: Feb 8, 2018

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) at the Port of Blaine (in Washington State) has announced repairs are underway in Cargo Lane #3 at the Blaine, Pacific Highway, Port of Entry. On February 5, 2018, the Port experienced damage to... Read more >

Posted: Feb 5, 2018

Minister of International Trade announced on January 23, 2018, eleven countries have agreed on the core elements of a new agreement and concluded on a new Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (“TPP”) has... Read more >

Posted: Feb 2, 2018

The Minister of International Trade, recently announced the launch of a new web page, called Register a trade barrier, for Canadian exporters dealing with trade barriers. Through this new web page Canadian businesses can now register a trade barrier and... Read more >

Posted: Jan 31, 2018

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced on January 25, 2018 that Provisional Duties are now payable on certain fabricated industrial steel components (FISC) released from customs on or after January 25, 2018. The subject goods include Pressure pipe fittings... Read more >

Posted: Jan 31, 2018

Government of Canada is seeking comments and feedback on a Proposed Pollution Prevention Planning Notice for Triclosan from stakeholders. The consultation comment period ends on February 11, 2018. Triclosan -phenol, 5-chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy) (CAS RN 3380-34-5) is a substance on the Domestic... Read more >