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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: Oct 1, 2019

October 1, 2019 – On September 25, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its order regarding the expiry review on certain circular copper tube. The CITT is continuing its findings in respect of the dumping of circular copper... Read more >

Posted: Sep 27, 2019

September 27, 2019 – The Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) came into force on January 15, 2019, and other requirements will be introduced in 2020 and 2021 based on food commodity, type of activity and business size. The preventive... Read more >

Posted: Sep 27, 2019

September 27, 2019 – Although the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) came into force on January 15, 2019, other requirements will be introduced in 2020 and 2021 based on food commodity, type of activity and business size. The traceability... Read more >

Posted: Sep 18, 2019

September 19, 2019 – Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently published a tariff amendment to the Customs Tariff 2019 retroactive to August 8, 2019. The rates of duty changes for preferential treatment Canada Costa-Rica Agreement (CRT tariff) and Comprehensive and... Read more >

Posted: Sep 16, 2019

September 16, 2019 – On September 10, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded a normal value and export price review applicable to certain carbon and alloy steel line pipe exported to Canada from Husteel Co., Ltd in Korea.... Read more >

Posted: Sep 16, 2019

September 16, 2019 – Exporters who export plant products from Canada will be able to apply for phytosanitary certificate through the My CFIA web portal. Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) advises that in late fall 2019, all plant exporters will... Read more >

Posted: Sep 16, 2019

September 16, 2019 – Global Affairs Canada issued a notice advising exporters that pursuant to the Export and Import Permits Act, the Minister of Foreign Affairs has issued a General Export Permit (GEP) relating to exports to the United States... Read more >

Posted: Sep 11, 2019

September 11, 2019 – On September 6, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) gave a Notice of Expiry of its order made on January 15, 2015 concerning the dumping of certain Carbon Steel Fasteners originating in or exported from... Read more >

Posted: Sep 10, 2019

September 10, 2019 – On September 1, 2019 the modernized Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement (CIFTA) officially entered into Force. The original agreement came into force on January 1, 1997. The amended agreement includes additional countries beyond that of the United... Read more >

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 >