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Trade News

Tribunal initiates review of expiry of duties on structural tubing from Korea and Turkey. Finding is scheduled to expire unless CBSA and Tribunal decide to maintain it. More...

Reminder: Blanket certificates of origin need to be renewed for 2019. Most blanket certificates are filled-out to expire on December 31 and have to be renewed. More...

EU-Japan trade agreement on track to enter into force in February. The Agreement will remove the vast majority of duties paid by traders on both sides. More...

U.S. Customs upgrades facilities at Lewiston-Queenston bridge. New secondary processing facilities, additional lanes to process auto/truck traffic. More...

Export program for small Canadian companies has been expanded. Will support more applicants in a broad range of endeavours in all regions of the globe. More...

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

  • Customs Notice 18-23 Amendment to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
  • Certain Hollow Structural Sections originating in or exported from South Korea and Turkey. Expiry Review Investigation
  • CFIA - Consultation on proposed import requirements for propagative material of Rubus and Ribes spp. from all origins
  • CFIA - Amendment to the import conditions for romaine lettuce harvested in California (USA) and salads from the USA
  • CFIA - Reminder: Integrated Import Declaration (IID) Certification Deadline
  • Regulations Amending the Fertilizers Regulations
  • CITT Expiry Review No. RR-2018-006 Structural tubing originating in or exported from the Republic of Korea and Turkey. Tribunal initiates expiry review

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Transport &
Trade News

American railways' freight traffic was up 1.2 percent in November (2018-12-14) Carloads are down 0.2 percent from November 2017 and containers and trailers are up 2.5 percent. More...

CP showcases new high capacity hopper cars (2018-12-14) The new hopper cars feature a capacity 10 percent greater by weight than the older-model. More...

Panama Canal welcomed 5,000th Neopanamax transit (2018-12-13) Fifty-one percent of the Neopanamax vessels that have transited to date were container carriers. More...

Georgia Ports Authority will reach 4.36 million TEUs handled in 2018 (2018-12-13) Anticipated total will be the GPA's highest volumes ever in a calendar year. More...

U.S. Maritime Commission could issue rules on detention and demurrage fees (2018-12-12) Standardizing practices for when these fees are levied would improve velocity at ports. More...

Port of Montreal's road transport app will provide more real-time info (2018-12-12) Truckers get real-time notifications on traffic conditions, which roads are accessible, etc. More...

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