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Feb 12, 2020

Companies experience service disruptions due to blockades on rail network

February 12, 2020 – The Canadian National Railway Co. (CN Rail) has released an update on the status… Read more 

Feb 12, 2020

2020 Spring weight restrictions

February 12, 2020 – Every year, a number of Canadian provinces implement a “Spring Thaw” policy, which specifies… Read more 

Dec 12, 2019

Free and Secure Trade (FAST) Program Changes for Highway Carriers and Importers

December 12, 2019 – Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently issued Customs Notice CN19-23 advising industry on the… Read more 

Nov 26, 2019

CN Rail and Teamsters reach tentative agreement

November 26, 2019 – The Canadian National Railway Company (CN Rail) and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC)… Read more 

Nov 19, 2019

CN Rail workers on strike

November 19, 2019 – Train operators went on strike just after midnight this morning. CN Rail has released… Read more 

Oct 29, 2019

Incoterms 2020 Changes in Effect January 1, 2020

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has released the Incoterms 2020 update of their international trade terms for… Read more 

Aug 1, 2019

Incoterms 2020 Publication Coming Soon

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced the release of Incoterms® 2020 in early September 2019. The… Read more 

Jul 18, 2019

CBP’s enforcement date for In-Bond shipments is coming up fast!

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency’s enforcement date for the new in-bond process is going into… Read more 

May 24, 2019

Vancouver Port labor action beginning May 27

On Thursday, May 23, 2019, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union served official notice to GCT Global Container… Read more 

May 17, 2019

WhatsApp hack may compromise carrier data

A cybersecurity breach in Facebook’s messaging app, WhatsApp, has left users vulnerable to malicious spyware installed on their… Read more