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Jul 16, 2015

USDA announces fiscal year 2016 sugar TRQ

On June 12, 2015, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced  the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 tariff-rate quotas… Read more 

Jul 16, 2015

TPP: Canada not budging on dairy restrictions

With fast track authority, as it is called, finally in effect in the U.S., discussions have hit this… Read more 

Jul 15, 2015

President reauthorizes and renews GSP, AGOA and Haiti FTAs

On June 29, 2015 President Barack Obama signed the Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 into law, effective… Read more 

Jul 14, 2015

Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations set to begin

Effective December 1, 2015 the Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations (HPTR) will come into effect and the HPTR… Read more 

Jul 14, 2015

USDA signs Organic Equivalency Agreement with Switzerland

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced they have signed an Organic Equivalency Agreement with Switzerland, that beginning… Read more 

Jul 14, 2015

Transport Canada amends Air Cargo Security Program

Transport Canada has published the Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 and the Designated Provisions Regulations… Read more 

Jul 9, 2015

Antidumping duties now payable on photovoltaic modules and laminates

Anti-dumping and countervailing duties are now payable on photovoltaic modules and laminates released from Customs on or after… Read more 

Jul 8, 2015

CTP says DOT study on larger trucks supports raising size limits

Last month, the Department of Transportation (DOT) ultimately decided that a study it was ordered to conduct on… Read more 

Jul 3, 2015

IATA study: Air freight growth rates continue slowdown

The global air freight growth rate continued slowing down through May 2015.

Jul 1, 2015

CBP-Port Huron phasing out user fee collection at primary booths

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Port Huron, MI, has advised the trade community during the month… Read more