Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Jul 27, 2018

The Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership (MGT) recently issued a notice to industry partners, notifying them of extended truck gate operating hours and an associated flat fee of $35 per laden container, which will take effect September 17, 2018. This charge... Read more >

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Posted: Sep 26, 2018

Health Canada and Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) advises on the publication of a notice of modification that prohibits the use of Partially Hydrogenated Oils (PHOs) in foods. The ban is effective as of September 17, 2018.  Manufacturers are required... Read more >

Posted: Sep 25, 2018

On September 21, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that it has launched an investigation under the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain nitisinone capsules from Sweden. The investigation follows a complaint... Read more >

Posted: Sep 24, 2018

Global Affairs Canada issued a notice to industry advising that as of September 10, 2018, the CETA Industrial Cheese TRQ for 2018 is open to requests for allocations from resident of Canada further processors that are not allocation holders for... Read more >

Posted: Sep 24, 2018

Global Affairs Canada is advising the products of natural milk constituents (item 125 on the Import Control List) there is a total of 1,403,845 kg of TRQ available as of September 12, 2018, including for allocations to import other products... Read more >

Posted: Sep 19, 2018

On September 18, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) determined that the alleged injurious dumping of carbon steel welded pipe, commonly identified as standard pipecold-rolled steel originating or exported from Pakistan, the Philippines, Turkey and Vietnam has caused injury... Read more >

Posted: Sep 11, 2018

On September 10, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) advised that it had initiated an expiry review of the dumping and subsidizing of certain thermoelectric containers originating in or exported from China. The subject goods are defined as thermoelectric... Read more >

Posted: Sep 5, 2018

Global Affairs Canada is seeking the views of interested Canadian stakeholders on the scope of potential negotiations toward a possible free trade agreement (FTA) with ASEAN. The Government of Canada is committed to strengthening Canada’s economic ties with its Asia-Pacific... Read more >

Posted: Sep 5, 2018

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change announced that the Government of Canada has published a discussion paper to begin consultations on the mid-term evaluation of Canada’s light-duty vehicle greenhouse gas emission regulations for the 2022–2025 model years. The consultations... Read more >

Posted: Sep 5, 2018

On August 27, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) initiated an expiry review of its finding of injury made on November 12, 2013 concerning the dumping and subsidizing of Unitized Wall Modules originating in or exported from China.                                           .... Read more >

Posted: Aug 28, 2018

As of October, 15 2018 to May 15 2019 oversized and overweight vehicles will be diverted to Queenston-Lewiston Bridge crossing during this time frame. The final phase of the Peace Bridge rehabilitation project will prohibit oversized and overweight vehicles. The... Read more >