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Posted: Feb 16, 2018
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on February 14, 2018 By Cora Di Pietro, Vice President, Global Trade Consulting, Livingston International By now, most of the world is well aware the U.S. Administration and President Donald... Read more >

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Posted: Feb 11, 2015

On February 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) published a Federal Register Notice announcing that twenty (20) more tariff lines are set to become subject to enforcement of Lacey Act import... Read more >

Posted: Feb 11, 2015

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will be hosting face to face sessions across Canada in the coming weeks to seek public input on Phase 2 of the Food Labelling Modernization Initiative in accordance with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency... Read more >

Posted: Feb 11, 2015

Canadian railways could soon be in for a major service disruption, as the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference has issued a strike order effective Friday, February 13 at midnight. The Teamsters delivered the strike notice to the Canadian Pacific Railway on... Read more >

Posted: Feb 11, 2015

One of the United States' largest and most profitable exports is citrus. But there's a disease that's threatening to wipe out the cash crop for thousands of farmers. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is working to prevent that... Read more >

Posted: Feb 10, 2015

Clearing the cargo backlog at U.S. west coast ports would take two months, once a new contract with longshore workers had been reached, the Port of Oakland says in a status update as relations between employers and labour worsen. The... Read more >

Posted: Feb 9, 2015

Dozens of harbor truckers in Southern California notified the Uniform Intermodal Interchange Agreement, as well as a number of shipping lines, that because of the severe port congestion and labor disputes on the West Coast, they will not be held... Read more >

Posted: Feb 9, 2015

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has been mandated to interface with U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) using the International Trade Data System (ITDS) by November 1, 2015. To meet this goal, FWS is... Read more >

Posted: Feb 5, 2015

On Feb. 4th, 2015, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) advised that they are conducting expiry proceedings concerning the dumping of greenhouse bell peppers originating in or exported from the Netherlands. The subject goods are described as greenhouse bell peppers... Read more >

Posted: Feb 5, 2015

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has advised that as of February 9, 2015, TST Overland Express located at 49 Overland Drive, Kitchener, Ontario, will be surrendering their (BW) type highway sufferance warehouse licence. The CBSA has decided not to... Read more >

Posted: Feb 5, 2015

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) yesterday said it “extremely close” to an agreement with port employers that could end the long dispute between dockworkers and U.S. west coast port owners and that it was trying to keep them... Read more >