Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Nov 19, 2019

November 19, 2019 – Train operators went on strike just after midnight this morning. CN Rail has released the following statement: “We are informing you that the TCRC has initiated strike action. We will return to negotiations today with the... Read more >

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Posted: Jan 27, 2020

January 27, 2020 – Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently issued Customs Notice 20-02 on January 15, 2020 advising of an amendment to the Customs Tariff effective of January 10, 2020. The amendment updates Section XI Textiles and Textiles articles... Read more >

Posted: Jan 22, 2020

January 22, 2020 – The Canadian government will introduce and unveil legislation in Parliament to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada trade deal during the week of Jan. 27, 2020. Canada is moving forward on ratifying the trilateral agreement, known as USMCA,... Read more >

Posted: Jan 22, 2020

January 22, 2020 – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), on January 15, 2020, received 3 separate undertaking proposals following a preliminary determination made by CBSA on December 30, 2019 regarding the dumping of certain sucker rods originating or exported... Read more >

Posted: Jan 21, 2020

January 21, 2020 – World Customs Organization (WCO) recently posted information on the new 2022 Edition of the Harmonized System.  The Harmonized System (HS) is governed by “The International Convention on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System”. The maintenance... Read more >

Posted: Jan 20, 2020

January 20, 2020 – The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) announced on January 15, 2020, that it will be conducting, on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance, an exclusions inquiring regarding certain heavy plate and stainless steel wire currently... Read more >

Posted: Jan 16, 2020

January 16, 2020 – The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its order on January 13, 2020, regarding the expiry review on certain Aluminum Extrusions originating in or exported from China. The CITT has determined that the dumping and subsidizing... Read more >

Posted: Jan 16, 2020

January 16, 2020 – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced on January 13, 2020, the initiation of a normal value and export price review respecting certain Copper Pipe Fittings exported to Canada from the United States by Nacobre USA... Read more >

Posted: Jan 15, 2020

January 15, 2020 – Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has advised the turnaround policy for highway drivers has been extended to June 30. 2020. The CBSA turnaround policy expired on December 31, 2019 but has been further extended to June... Read more >

Posted: Jan 14, 2020

January 14, 2020 – The Government of Canada recently published the vaping products labelling and packaging Regulations in the Canada Gazette Part II, volume 153. The Vaping Products Labelling and Packaging Regulations prohibit vaping products with nicotine concentrations of 66 mg/mL... Read more >

Posted: Jan 13, 2020

January 13, 2020 – The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) determined on January 7, 2020 that the dumping and subsidizing of certain corrosion resistant steel sheet originating in or exported from Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Vietnam has caused or... Read more >