Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Sep 4, 2019

September 4, 2019 – Global Affairs Canada (GAC) recently issued a Notice to importers, advising of a new aluminum import monitoring program. Under this program, certain aluminum products have been added to the Import Control List (ICL) as item 83, and General... Read more >

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Posted: Nov 11, 2019

November 11, 2019 – The Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) are now in force with licensing and traceability requirements in effect for many businesses in the fresh fruits or vegetables (FFV) sector. On January 15, 2020, the preventive control requirements of... Read more >

Posted: Nov 8, 2019

November 8, 2019 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) would like to encourage all food businesses that have a valid Safe Food for Canadians (SFC) licence to fill out additional establishment information through My CFIA. The data collected will... Read more >

Posted: Nov 8, 2019

November 8, 2019 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) issued a Notice to industry – Changes to plant and animal import permit application forms to advise on the application process for importing plant or animal commodities has changed. As of November... Read more >

Posted: Nov 7, 2019

November 7, 2019 – Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated the following sections of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations guidance document on licence requirements: Food business activities that require a licence under the Safe Foods for Canadians Regulations.... Read more >

Posted: Nov 7, 2019

November 7, 2019 – On October 31, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its order regarding the expiry review on Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Plate and High-strength Low-Alloy Steel Plate originating in or exported from Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and... Read more >

Posted: Nov 5, 2019

November 5, 2019 – On October 18, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) gave a Notice of Expiry of the finding made on January 9, 2015, concerning the dumping of certain Concrete Reinforcing Bar originating in or exported from... Read more >

Posted: Nov 4, 2019

November 4, 2019 – On October 28, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) initiated an expiry review of its order made on January 5, 2015, concerning the dumping of certain carbon steel fasteners originating in or exported from China... Read more >

Posted: Oct 29, 2019

October 29, 2019 – The World Trade Organization is partnering with the International Trade Centre (ITC) and World Customs Organization (WCO) in an initiative which will enable firms to take fuller advantages of benefits under free trade agreements and preferential... Read more >

Posted: Oct 29, 2019

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has released the Incoterms 2020 update of their international trade terms for the sale of goods. The new version of Incoterms 2020 takes effect as of January 1, 2020. The Incoterms rules define the... Read more >

Posted: Oct 29, 2019

October 29, 2019 – On October 22, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced the initiation of a normal value and export price review respecting certain welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe (large line pipe) exported... Read more >