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Customs &
Trade News

South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and the United Kingdom could join the CPTPP. Ottawa is consulting on possible accession of new members to the Trans-Pacific Partnership. More...

Steel and aluminum trade between Canada and the U.S. slowly resuming. Statistics Canada says the effect of the cancellation were already visible in June. More...

Get help with foreign trade barriers from Global Affairs Canada. Businesses can register a trade barrier and get help from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service. More...

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

  • Customs Notice 19-16 Amendment to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
  • Customs Notice 19-17 Guidelines updates for Post-Arrival Manual Amendments for House Bill, Cargo and Conveyance Information (eManifest)
  • Memorandum D11-11-1 National Customs Rulings (NCR)
  • Memorandum D11-11-3 Advance Rulings for Tariff Classification
  • Memorandum D14-1-8 Re-investigation Policy - Special Import Measures Act (SIMA)
  • Memorandum D19-12-1 Importation of Vehicles
  • CPTPP Cream Powders Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) (Items 119 and 120 on the Import Control List) 2019-2020 TRQ: Quantities Available for Allocation
  • CPTPP Milk Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) (Item 117 on the Import Control List) 2019-2020 TRQ: Quantities Available for Allocation

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Transport &
Trade News

Port of Los Angeles breaks July record with 912,154 TEUs (2019-08-19) July 2019 imports increased 8.7% to 476,438 TEUs while exports decreased 4% to 161,340 TEUs. More...

Port of Montreal expansion project gets financial support (2019-08-19) Canada Infrastructure Bank works with Port Authority to advance the new container terminal project. More...

New mid-year record for container volumes through the Port of Vancouver (2019-08-16) Port saw an increase of 3.5% compared to mid-year container quantities in 2018. More...

Port of Hamburg reports strong growth in first half of 2019 (2019-08-16) Total throughput rose by 4.1% to 69.4 million tons, container handling increased 7.5% to 4.7million TEU. More...

Cargo movement on Great Lakes up 2.3 percent in June (2019-08-15) Year-to-date carriage has increased of 13.1 percent compared to the same point in 2018. More...

Port of New York and New Jersey volume down in June (2019-08-15) Import loads saw a 2.8 percent decrease and export loads dropped 5.3 percent. More...

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