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U.S. President Obama announced he is taking steps to end the US’ outdated approach with Cuba, promoting change… Read more 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

Dec 15, 2014

Shippers rip railway service, expect price increases in 2015

In one recent study, shippers - soon to be subject to price increases on railways - ripped rail-based… Read more 

Dec 12, 2014

CBP 2015 holidays, and additional 2014 holiday for December 26, 2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released a list of the Federal Holidays scheduled for the 2015… Read more