Trade News / Canada regulatory updates

Posted: Apr 28, 2020

April 28, 2020 – The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement’s (USMCA’s) enter into force date will be July 1, 2020. The USTR notified Congress that Canada and Mexico have taken measures necessary to comply with their... Read more >

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Posted: Mar 9, 2016

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has published its Private Certification Policy (Food Safety), which was developed based on stakeholder feedback. This policy will enable the CFIA to enhance its risk-based oversight by considering private certification schemes as one of... Read more >

Posted: Mar 3, 2016

Health Canada is proposing to amend Schedule III to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) by expanding the listing of methylphenidate and its salts to include its derivatives, isomers, and analogues, as well as salts of the derivatives, isomers and... Read more >

Posted: Mar 3, 2016

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has recently issued Customs Notice 16-07 advising of the emanifest reporting requirements for tow truck operators. CBSA provides details of the requirement under Advance Commercial Information (ACI) requirements for empty (tow truck) conveyances and... Read more >

Posted: Feb 16, 2016

Effective December 14, 2015, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded their re-investigation of the normal values and export prices of certain oil country tubular goods (OCTG II) originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, the Republic of India (India),... Read more >

Posted: Feb 16, 2016

Effective December 14, 2015, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded their re-investigation of the normal values, export prices and amounts of subsidy of certain pup joints originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China (China). The subject... Read more >

Posted: Feb 16, 2016

Effective February 5, 2016, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded their re-investigation of the normal values and export prices of certain copper pipe fittings originating in or exported from the United States of America, the Republic of Korea and... Read more >

Posted: Feb 16, 2016

Effective February 9, 2016, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has initiated a re-investigation of the normal values and export prices of certain concrete reinforcing bar originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Korea,... Read more >

Posted: Feb 10, 2016

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Minister of International Trade, announced changes to Canada’s economic sanctions against Iran under the Special Economic Measures Act and the United Nations Act. Sanctions under the Regulations Implementing the United Nations Resolutions on... Read more >

Posted: Feb 8, 2016

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has published its Private Certification Policy (Food Safety), which was based on stakeholder feedback. This policy will enable the CFIA to enhance its risk-based oversight by considering private certification schemes as one of several... Read more >

Posted: Feb 3, 2016

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) issued a notice to importers that fresh fruit and vegetables intended to be consumed raw and that are treated with sulphites are not permitted for sale in Canada. Only grapes are exempt from this... Read more >