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: Apr 7, 2015

The 2015 Pan American Games and Para-pan American games are being held this summer in Canada. Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has announced that certain imports may qualify for duty and partial tax relief, if the importation is specifically for... Read more >

Posted: Apr 6, 2015

On April 2nd, 2015, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal determined that the dumping and subsidizing of certain oil country tubular goods are threatening to cause injury to the domestic market. The subject goods are defined as oil country tubular goods,... Read more >

Posted: Apr 6, 2015

The Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority (PBA) have announced additional construction details as parts of its $167 million expansion plan. The additional projects include the widening of the bridge to 4 lanes in Canada, re-decking of the span,... Read more >

Posted: Apr 6, 2015

According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the nation's trade gap fell nearly 17 percent in February, totaling $35.4 billion

Posted: Apr 2, 2015

The United States has the largest economy in the world, with a gross domestic product (GDP) of an estimated $16.8 trillion. Nipping at the U.S.' heels is China, with a GDP that's valued at $16.7 trillion. The rapidity with which... Read more >

Posted: Mar 30, 2015

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Centre of Administration (CoA) has advised of changes to documentation requirements for pet food importations. Effective April 15, 2015, import permits will no longer be required for Processed Pet Food and Treats from the... Read more >

Posted: Mar 30, 2015

Import cargo volume at the nation's more than two dozen container port locations along the West Coast is expected to increase by 8 percent in April when contrasted with the same period in 2014, according to a new Global Port... Read more >

Posted: Mar 30, 2015

Although China is among the world's leaders in economic growth, few Canadian companies say they use the form of currency when trading with companies from the globe's most-populous nation, a new survey reveals.

Posted: Mar 24, 2015

Roughly 4 in 10 retailers and manufacturers intends to move their shipments from the West Coast to the East Coast, believing that doing so will increase the speed with which they can send and receive goods, according to a new... Read more >

Posted: Mar 23, 2015

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has advised that as of March 20, 2015 they are using a new approach to issuing import permits for commonly traded plants intended for planting and propagation. Importers may now apply for permission to... Read more >