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Jun 18, 2015

Specialty sugar TRQ quantity increased for 2015

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that an increased quantity of specialty sugar will be… Read more 

Jun 18, 2015

APHIS launches call center for questions

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has launched a new toll-free… Read more 

Jun 18, 2015

Canada’s stake in the TPP negotiations

Recent discussions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership have focused on the United States' role in the deal, and how… Read more 

Jun 16, 2015

Softwood Lumber Export Tax increases for July 2015

Under the terms of the 2006 Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA), the trigger for a reduction in the export… Read more 

Jun 16, 2015

2015 tariff rate quota applications now being accepted

The Dept. of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD) has issued a notice to importers advising that they… Read more 

Jun 16, 2015

Health Canada restricts drug imports from Italian manufacturer

Health Canada is restricting the importation of drugs from Hospira S.P.A. in Liscate, Italy, a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility,… Read more 

Jun 16, 2015

Suez Canal expansion set to be completed soon

The largest expansion project in the Suez Canal's history has a completion deadline.

Jun 15, 2015

DFATD seeking consultations on Canada-Philippines FTA

The Government of Canada is seeking comments and views on a potential free trade agreement between Canada and… Read more 

Jun 12, 2015

Government of Canada may assess additional duties on steel plate from India, Russia

On June 10, 2015, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated investigations of alleged dumping and subsidizing of… Read more 

Jun 12, 2015

Report recommends railroad industry reform

A new report recommends an overhaul to the way railroad prices are determined, adding that the old formula… Read more