Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Feb 15, 2019

Each year, a number of Canadian provinces implement a “Spring Thaw” policy, enforcing reduced trailer load restrictions in order to protect roads from significant damage at a time of year when roads are most vulnerable to damage due to high... Read more >

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Posted: Apr 18, 2019

Section 301 additional duties currently apply to certain product of Chinese origin due to China’s acts, policies, and practices related to technology transfer, intellectual property, and innovation, which threaten the long-term competitiveness of the U.S. Please see Customs and Border... Read more >

Posted: Apr 15, 2019

As reported in several publications, Canada will appeal last week’s decision by the World Trade Organization (WTO); specifically the United States’ “zeroing” to calculate anti-dumping tariffs. The announcement was made today by Canada’s Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland in a statement... Read more >

Posted: Apr 15, 2019

As reported in several publications, Canada will appeal last week’s decision by the World Trade Organization (WTO); specifically the United States’ “zeroing” to calculate anti-dumping tariffs. The announcement was made today by Canada’s Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland in a statement... Read more >

Posted: Apr 12, 2019

The European Union (EU) has granted yet another extension to United Kingdom (UK) till end of October 2019 for Brexit resolution. The UK is set to remain in the EU until October 31st and take part in next month’s European... Read more >

Posted: Apr 9, 2019

A World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel affirmed the United States’ anti-dumping measures that apply the Differential Pricing Methodology to Canada’s softwood lumber products. The panel stated that the USDOC’s use of “zeroing” to calculate anti-dumping tariffs was permissible... Read more >

Posted: Apr 9, 2019

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) advises of the following changes will come into effect for imports of unprocessed grains and oilseeds, as well as associated meals destined for use in livestock feed from those countries listed in Appendix 3 of... Read more >

Posted: Apr 9, 2019

On October 10, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) was directed to inquire into and report on the importation of certain steel goods in relation to Global Safeguards. The CITT was directed to submit a report including CITT’s determinations,... Read more >

Posted: Apr 9, 2019

On April 3, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced the initiation of a re-investigation to update the normal values and export prices respecting certain carbon steel fasteners originating in or exported from China and Taiwan and to determine... Read more >

Posted: Apr 3, 2019

On March 28, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its order and reasons regarding the expiry review on Carbon Steel Welded Pipe originating or exported from China. The CITT has determined that the dumping of the above mentioned... Read more >

Posted: Apr 3, 2019

Please be advised that as of April 15, 2019, all imports of live Koi carp (Cyprinus carpio koi) for aquarium and outdoor holding unit end uses from the U.S. will require a valid CFIA import permit specific to live koi... Read more >