Trade News

Posted: Mar 22, 2019

This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on March 21, 2019, By Mike Wilder, Vice President, Managed Services and David Merritt, Director, Global Trade Consulting The past weeks have seen a flurry of parliamentary activity in London, none... Read more >

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Posted: Dec 28, 2018

Livingston International National Sales Director, Amy Ford, recently spoke with the Colorado Business Roundtable about the changing landscape of reverse logistics, outlining the complexities facing businesses with international supply chains. Simply put, reverse logistics is the process of consumers or... Read more >

Posted: Dec 24, 2018

In addition to the U.S. federal holiday on Tuesday, December 25, 2018, the President has issued an Executive Order declaring Monday, December 24, 2018, as a U.S. federal holiday.  U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and other Participating Government Agencies... Read more >

Posted: Dec 23, 2018

This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on Dec. 23, 2018 By Candace Sider, Vice President, Government & Regulatory Affairs, North America There was a collective sigh of relief on Oct. 31, 2018 when the parties renegotiating... Read more >

Posted: Dec 22, 2018

The U.S. Congress and the President did not reach agreement on a budget as of midnight on December 21st, therefore federal government operations are in a partial shutdown.  It is not known at this time how long the shutdown will... Read more >

Posted: Dec 21, 2018

Anti-dumping and Countervailing duties are now payable on certain sucker rods originating in or exported from China On December 14, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) determined that the dumping and subsidizing of certain sucker rods originating in or... Read more >

Posted: Dec 20, 2018

At the Food and Drug Law Institute’s (FDLI’s) Enforcement Litigation and Compliance Conference, held in Washington, DC, on December 12, 2018, it was noted that food importers should expect stepped up enforcement of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s)... Read more >

Posted: Dec 20, 2018

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has announced that food business can now apply for a SFCR licence through the online My CFIA web portal as of December 17, 2018. Many food businesses will require a licence when the Safe... Read more >

Posted: Dec 20, 2018

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is currently consulting on a new proposed import directive, D-18-01: Phytosanitary import requirements for propagative material of Rubus and Ribes species from all origins. This directive outlines the specific requirements that must be met to... Read more >

Posted: Dec 20, 2018

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to remind everyone who imports ‘composite wood products’ into the United States that they must comply with EPA’s formaldehyde emission standards, which prevent adverse health effects. What products are covered by this requirement? Any... Read more >

Posted: Dec 19, 2018

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency recently issued a notice to industry regarding an amendment CFIA Fees Notice (CFIA Fees Notice) sets out the fees that have been fixed by the Minister of Health under subsection 24(1) and section 25 of... Read more >