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Nov 19, 2020

Hamilton, Ontario Designation as Foreign Free Trade Zone (FTZ) Announced

The Government of Canada announcement of Hamilton’s official designation as a foreign trade zone (FTZ) point will help businesses facilitate… Read more 

Nov 18, 2020

Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Materials Informational Bulletin

This informational  bulletin below contains important information about federal regulatory requirements, changes and updates pertaining to hazardous waste management, provided… Read more 

Nov 17, 2020

CITT Order – Safeguard Surtax exclusion inquiry #3 on heavy steel plate & S/S wire

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), on May 19, 2019, on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance began to… Read more 

Nov 17, 2020

Requirements for Importing Health Products (COVID-19) into Canada

Here’s what you need to know on border requirements required for COVID 19 health products for importing and… Read more 

Nov 16, 2020

Fertilizers Regulations Amendments on Changes to Labelling, Imports and Exports

Fertilizers (plant nutrients) and supplements (substances other than fertilizers that improve the physical condition of soils or aid… Read more 

Nov 12, 2020

SIMA duties continue on certain hot-rolled carbon steel plate and high‑strength low‑alloy steel plate from Ukraine

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), on November 10, 2020, issued its order regarding the expiry review on… Read more 

Nov 9, 2020

Environment Canada Consultation and Banning of Single-use Plastic Items

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change recently announced the next steps in the Government of Canada’s plan… Read more 

Nov 5, 2020

CFIA Consultation on Guidelines for Simulated Meat and Poultry Products

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is launching a consultation  on proposed updates to guidelines for industry on… Read more 

Nov 5, 2020

CFIA Compliance and Enforcement Policy Updated

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) recently updated its Compliance and Enforcement Policy, effective November 1, 2020. The… Read more 

Nov 2, 2020

New Notice to Importers – Steel General Import Permits No. 80 and 81

Global Affairs Canada, on October 23, 2020, published a new Notice to Importers Serial#1032, effective November 2, 2020,… Read more