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Dec 30, 2014

Executive order prohibiting imports and exports to Crimea region of Ukraine

President Obama has issued an Executive Order prohibiting certain transactions with the Crimea Region of the Ukraine. Prohibited… Read more 

Dec 23, 2014

Sweeping changes to U.S.-Cuba relations will bring a positive atmosphere to trade, commerce

Brad Lehigh, Trade compliance analyst With President Obama’s recent announcement relating to US-Cuba diplomacy, the biggest since the… Read more 

Dec 22, 2014

Canada-Korea Certificate of Origin instructions now available

The Canada–Korea Certificate of Origin and the instructions for completing are available in English and Korean, and will… Read more 

Dec 19, 2014

Ports preparing for potential trade with Cuba

As some of the Cold War restrictions placed on trade with Cuba are lifted, ports in the Southeast… Read more 

Dec 17, 2014

Cuba: President Obama charts new course for U.S.-Cuba relations

U.S. President Obama announced he is taking steps to end the US’ outdated approach with Cuba, promoting change… Read more 

Dec 17, 2014

Border wait time app launched by U.S. CBP

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced they have launched a Border Wait Time app making it… Read more 

Dec 17, 2014

Nicaragua canal project nears, remains divisive as ever

As the Panama Canal improvements come closer to completion, another plan Northwest of the canal is set to… Read more 

Dec 16, 2014

CITT initiates expiry review on Greenhouse Bell Peppers

On December 16, 2014, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) advised that they are conducting expiry proceedings concerning… Read more 

Dec 15, 2014

New rail lines, customs agreements changing trade between China and Europe

The world's longest direct link rail journey recently ended after a train from the coastal Chinese city of… Read more 

Dec 15, 2014

ILWU responds to PMA contract proposal

Seven months of West Coast dockworker contract negotiations may be winding down following a union caucus and the… Read more