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28/07/2014
Canada-Japan free trade negotiations resume on July 28
28/07/2014
New WTO facility to help developing countries implement Trade Facilitation Agreement
28/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-07-21
28/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-07-21
28/07/2014
Appeal Nos. AP-2013-008 and AP-2013-009 Ideal Roofing Company Limited and Havelock Metal Products Inc.
25/07/2014
Memorandum D13-1-3 Customs Valuation – Purchaser in Canada
25/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports
25/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports
25/07/2014
Sugar-Containing Products Export Quota: Quantities available for utilization
25/07/2014
Negotiations progressed slightly at Ottawa Trans-Pacific Partnership meeting
25/07/2014
Major Harmonized System and Customs Tariff changes in January 2017
25/07/2014
World Customs Organization and industry group collaborate to fight counterfeit goods trade
25/07/2014
Memorandum D11-6-8 Verification of Origin (Non-free Trade Agreements), Tariff Classification, and Value for Duty of Imported Goods
25/07/2014
New Harmonized System standards to enter into force on 1 January 2017
24/07/2014
U.S. Wildlife Import/Export Licenses and Designated Port Exception Permits
24/07/2014
U.S. CBP (C-TPAT) Exporter Minimum Security Criteria. For entities that wish to participate in the C-TPAT Exporter program.
24/07/2014
Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China: Notice of Initiation of Changed Circumstances Review, and Consideration of Revocation of the Antidumping Duty Order in Part
24/07/2014
New international standards for phytosanitary measures under study
24/07/2014
End of preferential tariff on goods from 72 countries in less than 6 months
24/07/2014
Memorandum D10-17-15 Information Requirements for Textiles and Textile Products
24/07/2014
Memorandum D11-4-27 Canada–Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement (CCRFTA): Costa Rica Free Zone Regime
23/07/2014
Worker Rights and Worker Safety in Bangladesh
23/07/2014
Commerce Department preliminarily finds countervailable subsidization of imports of certain crystalline silicon photovoltaic products from the People's Republic of China
23/07/2014
U.S.-Canada Greenhouse-Grown Plant Certification Program
23/07/2014
Changes to Regulations Controlling Exports of Military Electronics. Regulations streamline U.S. export controls on certain military electronics
23/07/2014
Proposed Revocation of Ruling Letter and Proposed Modification of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of Certain Light Emitting Diode Light Bulbs
23/07/2014
Proposed Revocation and Modification of Sixty-Seven Ruling Letters and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Classification of Certain Textile Costumes
16/07/2014
US Customs posts draft changes affecting First Sale Rule
09/07/2014
Truckers' Strike Threatened for Port Metro Vancouver
09/07/2014
Customs duties eliminated on certain manufacturing inputs
09/07/2014
Customs Notice 14-016 Amendments to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
09/07/2014
Customs Tariff 2014 - T2014-3, 2014-07-01
09/07/2014
Tariff Item 9936.00.00 Apparel Samples
09/07/2014
Tariff Classification of Automotive Brackets
09/07/2014
Tariff Classification of Wood Flooring Products
09/07/2014
Department of Finance Order Amending the Schedule to the Customs Tariff, 2014–1
09/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports Updated 2014-07-02
09/07/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports Updated 2014-07-02
09/07/2014
ILWU Workers Return to Work After Brief Work Stoppage at LA/LB
09/07/2014
PMA and ILWU Provide Update On Contract Talks
02/07/2014
ILWU, PMA Say 'Cargo Will Keep Moving', LA/LB Reported Slow and Congested
30/06/2014
Canada-Honduras free trade agreement one step closer to implementation
30/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-06-23
30/06/2014
Amendments to sanctions against Russia, Ukraine, arms embargo on Central African Republic
30/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-06-23
25/06/2014
Port of Vancouver's new $50 daytime fee to pickup containers begins July 2nd
25/06/2014
Raspberry Fee Rate Change Tariff Number 2009.89.6055 (CBP CSMS# 14-000345)
25/06/2014
Certain Toner Cartridges and Components Thereof; Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
23/06/2014
Ottawa investigates possible dumping of concrete reinforcing bar from 3 countries
23/06/2014
Trade restrictions continue to accumulate within G-20 countries
23/06/2014
Pilot project on APEC Business Travel Card system now in operation
23/06/2014
Customs Notice 14-013 Amendments to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
23/06/2014
Memorandum D8-3-6 Tariff Item 9905.00.00 and the Passover Products Remission Order
23/06/2014
Memorandum D11-3-1 Marking of Imported Goods
23/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-06-16
23/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-06-16
23/06/2014
WCO Classification Decisions - latest Session of the Harmonized System Committee (53rd Session) in March 2014
16/06/2014
Government publishes text of Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement
16/06/2014
Dispute settlement cases kept World Trade Organization busy this past year
16/06/2014
South American customs seize thousands of fake sporting goods ahead of 2014 World Cup
16/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-06-09
16/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-06-09
16/06/2014
Appeal No. AP-2013-032 Home Depot of Canada Inc. Classification of Martha Stewart fabric drawers
16/06/2014
Appeal No. AP-2013-029 Eastern Division Henry Schein Ash Arcona Inc. Classification of nitrile gloves
16/06/2014
Form GST507 Third Party Authorization and Cancellation of Authorization for GST/HST Rebates
10/06/2014
U.S. FTC Approves Final Amendments to Wool Products Labeling Rules
06/06/2014
Container weight verification will soon be mandatory
06/06/2014
Canada posts trade deficit in April as exports fall and imports increase
06/06/2014
Memorandum D19-12-1 Importation of Vehicles. Multiple revisions, see memorandum
06/06/2014
Form GST189 General Application for Rebate of GST/HST
06/06/2014
To: All Metro Clients Re: Moving Notice
05/06/2014
TPL on Cotton & Man-Made Apparel from the U.S. is 100% Utilized
02/06/2014
Conclusion of the Fifth Round of T-TIP U.S.-EU Negotiations
02/06/2014
Container Weight Verification Will Soon be a Reality
02/06/2014
Exporting Vehicles to Canada
02/06/2014
Regulations Implementing the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
02/06/2014
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and Generalized System of Preferences and Trade Benefits Under AGOA
02/06/2014
United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement
02/06/2014
Second round of negotiations to expand Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement
02/06/2014
Harsh winter and Vancouver harbour strike affected Canadian railways
02/06/2014
Memorandum D10-14-30 Tariff Classification of Medicaments Including Natural Health Products. Multiple revisions, see memorandum
02/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-05-26
02/06/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-05-26
02/06/2014
Exporting Vehicles to Canada. Guidance from the U.S. Census Bureau
02/06/2014
U.S. TARIFF PREFERENCE LEVEL ALERT – APPAREL IS AT 95% & KNITTED FABRIC IS AT 74%
27/05/2014
U.S. TARIFF PREFERENCE LEVEL ALERT – APPAREL IS AT 90% & KNITTED FABRIC IS AT 67%
26/05/2014
The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA)
26/05/2014
Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations progress slowly
26/05/2014
Canada will open four new trade offices in China
26/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-05-19
26/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-05-19
21/05/2014
U.S. TARIFF PREFERENCE LEVEL ALERT – APPAREL IS AT 85% & KNITTED FABRIC IS AT 63%
21/05/2014
Canada - CARICOM free trade negotiations progressing slowly
21/05/2014
WTO looks at proposal to update decision on customs valuation of software
21/05/2014
EU adopts new rules so it can implement trade sanctions faster
21/05/2014
Memorandum D10-14-60 Tariff Classification of Textile Shells Used in the Manufacture of Articles of Subheading 9404.90
21/05/2014
Memorandum D10-14-56 Tariff Classification of Metal Frame Gazebos
21/05/2014
Memorandum D10-14-31 Administrative Policy for the Classification of Multi-component Plastic Products of Chapter 39
21/05/2014
Memorandum D10-15-16 Interpretation of Tariff Items 3926.90.10, 7326.90.10, 8302.30.10, 8708.29.91 and 8708.99.91
21/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-05-12
21/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-05-12
16/05/2014
USITC Releases Fifth Annual Report on U.S. Textile and Apparel Imports from China
16/05/2014
USITC determines that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of sugar from Mexico
16/05/2014
Importation of Fresh Lemon Fruit from Northwest Argentina into the Continental United States
16/05/2014
U.S. FDA Operations Team Prepares to Implement Food Safety Laws
16/05/2014
Customs and Border Protection Announces Online Tool for Renewal of Trademarks and Copyright Recordation
15/05/2014
U.S Import Division Victoria Day Schedule
14/05/2014
U.S. TARIFF PREFERENCE LEVEL ALERT – APPAREL IS AT 80% & KNITTED FABRIC IS AT 60%
14/05/2014
Canada's trade surplus drops to $79 million in March
14/05/2014
Ottawa consults on agreement to cut tariffs on environmental goods
14/05/2014
Reminder: End of preferential tariff on goods from 72 countries in less than 8 months
14/05/2014
Memorandum D13-2-5 Customs Valuation. Effects of the Goods and Services Tax
14/05/2014
Customs Notice 14-011 Amendments to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
14/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-05-05
14/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-05-05
14/05/2014
USDA Seeks Comments on Proposed Revision of Maple Syrup Grade Standards
14/05/2014
U.S. CBP Announces Online Tool for Renewal of Trademarks and Copyright Recordation
02/05/2014
Still no funds for building U.S. customs plaza at new Windsor-Detroit Bridge
02/05/2014
Using the correct tariff classification: beyond duties and taxes
02/05/2014
SIMA - Certain Carbon Steel Fasteners from China and Chinese Taipei
02/05/2014
Customs Notice 14-009 - Changes to the Canada Border Services Agency Policy Respecting the Importation and Transportation of Goods (Sealing Requirements)
02/05/2014
Memorandum D11-4-10 - Instructions Pertaining to the China Direct Shipment Condition Exemption Order
02/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2014 Imports - Updated 2014-04-28
02/05/2014
Textiles and Clothing 2014 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated 2014-04-28
29/04/2014
Certain cuprammonium rayon filament yarns from Korea
29/04/2014
Fresh Garlic From the People's Republic of China
29/04/2014
Certain Lined Paper Products From India
29/04/2014
USDA Proposes Adjustments to Agricultural Quarantine Inspection (AQI) Program User Fees
29/04/2014
Imports of sugar from Mexico
28/04/2014
Tribunal to review expiry of duties on steel fasteners from China and Taiwan
28/04/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
25/04/2014
Consumer goods: Importers must notify government of any incident
25/04/2014
Crossing the border frequently? Make it simple, join NEXUS
25/04/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
17/04/2014
U.S. CPSC Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Soft Infant and Toddler Carriers
17/04/2014
Consolidation of Permit Procedures; Denial and Revocation of Permits
17/04/2014
CBP: New ACE Capabilities Delivered (Deployment C)
17/04/2014
Customs Bulletin and Decisions Vol. 48, No. 14, April 9, 2014
17/04/2014
Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod From the People's Republic of China
17/04/2014
Certain Compact Fluorescent Reflector Lamps, Products Containing Same and Components Thereof
17/04/2014
Uncovered Innerspring Units from China, South Africa, and Vietnam
17/04/2014
180 Day Grace Period for the Revisions to the Export Reporting Requirements
17/04/2014
Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
17/04/2014
Diffusion-annealed, nickel-plated flat-rolled steel from Japan
17/04/2014
WTO Dispute Settlement Proceeding Regarding Certain U.S. Anti-Dumping Proceedings Involving China
17/04/2014
News duty on Christmas Tree Imports into the U.S
17/04/2014
Refunds of CVD Cash Deposits on Shrimp Entries
17/04/2014
Customs Bulletin and Decisions Vol. 48, No. 13, April 2, 2014
17/04/2014
Certain Frozen Fish Fillets From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Initiation of Antidumping Duty
17/04/2014
Certain Frozen Fish Fillets From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Final Results of Antidumping
17/04/2014
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From India and Thailand
17/04/2014
Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From Japan and the United Kingdom
16/04/2014
Foods legally sold in some countries may not meet Canadian import requirements
16/04/2014
List of departments and agencies that regulate imports into Canada
16/04/2014
EU and Japan exchange offers in fifth round of FTA negotiations
16/04/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
16/04/2014
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services - February
04/04/2014
Solid growth in exports eliminated Canada's trade deficit in February
04/04/2014
Stainless steel sinks from China assigned new values
04/04/2014
Canada to implement international classification an labelling rules for chemicals
04/04/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
31/03/2014
U.S. Moving Forward on WTO Negotiations to End Tariffs on Environmental Goods
28/03/2014
Canadian rail freight down 2.7 percent in January
28/03/2014
What to expect from a NAFTA verification of origin
28/03/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
25/03/2014
Tribunal maintains anti-dumping duty on aluminum extrusions from China
25/03/2014
CBSA sets revised values for steel fasteners from China and Taiwan
25/03/2014
EU and U.S. negotiators report steady progress in fourth round of FTA talks
25/03/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
25/03/2014
EU and U.S. negotiators report steady progress in fourth round of FTA talks
25/03/2014
Mexico and the U.S.: Progress on Food Safety Partnerships
25/03/2014
U.S. FTC Issues Changes to Textile Labeling Rules
25/03/2014
Port Metro Vancouver Strike: Back-To-Work Legislation Introduced
20/03/2014
Trucker Strike Update - Canada, B.C., Port Metro Vancouver Act to Protect Economy
19/03/2014
FSIS Notice 12-14
19/03/2014
U.S.-Canada Shipping Industry Notice on Asian Gypsy Moth
18/03/2014
Vancouver Trucker Strike Update
18/03/2014
Canada and South Korea conclude free trade agreement
18/03/2014
Duties on mattress innerspring units from China will expire in November
18/03/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
11/03/2014
Quebec Ministry of Transportation for the 2014 spring thaw period
10/03/2014
Duties on steel fasteners from China could expire in January 2015
10/03/2014
Reminder: End of preferential tariff on goods from 72 countries in less than 10 months
10/03/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
10/03/2014
Truckers Vote to Strike
10/03/2014
U.S. CPSC Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Carriages and Strollers
10/03/2014
FDA proposes updates to Nutrition Facts label on food packages
10/03/2014
CBP to Collect Raspberry Fee
07/03/2014
Container truck drivers reach tentative deal at Vancouver port
03/03/2014
Further Updates on Truckers Strike Situation in Vancouver (Source-CIFFA):
03/03/2014
Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations make little progress in Singapore
03/03/2014
CFIA will expand administrative monetary penalties to meat inspections
03/03/2014
Highway carriers are getting ready for eManifest implementation
03/03/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
03/03/2014
U.S. CPSC Workshop on Potential Ways to Reduce Third Party Testing Costs through Determinations Consistent with Assuring Compliance
03/03/2014
FDA proposes updates to Nutrition Facts label on food packages
03/03/2014
U.S. FWS: Controls on Import, Export and Interstate Sale of Elephant Ivory and Other Products Made from ESA-listed Species
28/02/2014
Update on Truckers Strike at Vancouver Port
28/02/2014
COLD WEATHER ISSUES - CN MAIN LINE
26/02/2014
ATD Implementation Delayed Until 2015
25/02/2014
Registered Shippers Database Update
24/02/2014
eManifest requirement is one step closer to becoming mandatory
24/02/2014
WTO compliance panel hears Canada's complaint over U.S. meat labelling rules
24/02/2014
Anti-dumping and countervailing duties: why, and how does it work?
24/02/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
21/02/2014
EPA Issues Significant New Use Rule on Certain Chemical Substances
21/02/2014
Certain crystalline silicon photovoltaic products from China
21/02/2014
Lightweight Thermal Paper From Germany
21/02/2014
Certain 3g Mobile Handsets and Components Thereof
21/02/2014
Certain Electronic Devices, Including Wireless Communication Devices, Tablet Computers, Media Players, and Components Thereof
21/02/2014
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From Brazil, China, and the United Arab Emirates
19/02/2014
Federal budget eliminates duty on mobile offshore drilling units
19/02/2014
A little help to avoid customs penalties
19/02/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
19/02/2014
CBP Says MPF Exemption for FTA Goods Still Requires Direct Importation
19/02/2014
Lightweight Thermal Paper From Germany
19/02/2014
Raw Flexible Magnets From the People's Republic of China and Taiwan
10/02/2014
Weaker currency amplified Canadian trade deficit in December
10/02/2014
Free trade talks continue between the EU and Japan
10/02/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
06/02/2014
CN Conductors' Strike Averted After Company and Teamsters Reach New Tentative Labour Agreement
05/02/2014
CN Rail receives strike notice from train conductors union
04/02/2014
Launch of new WTO initiative to eliminate tariffs on environmental goods
04/02/2014
New Assessments on Imports of Paper and Paper-Based Packaging
04/02/2014
Imports of certain crystalline silicon photovoltaic products from China and Taiwan
04/02/2014
Tapered Roller Bearings and Parts Thereof, Finished and Unfinished, From the People's Republic of China
04/02/2014
Hand Trucks and Certain Parts Thereof From the People's Republic of China
04/02/2014
Government introduces bill to implement the Canada-Honduras FTA
04/02/2014
EU - U.S. free trade negotiations to resume in March
04/02/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
29/01/2014
Omnitrans Inc. – new client “Booking Approval” Tool
24/01/2014
Imports of Certain Worsted Wool Fabrics for Calendar Year 2014
24/01/2014
CBP Fiscal Year 2013 in Review
24/01/2014
Uncovered Innerspring Units From the People's Republic of China
24/01/2014
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People's Republic of China
24/01/2014
Aluminum Extrusions From the People's Republic of China
24/01/2014
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From India and Taiwan
24/01/2014
Canada and Israel will expand their free trade agreement
24/01/2014
Duties on mattress innerspring units from China could expire in November
24/01/2014
Trade terms and your American clients and suppliers
24/01/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
17/01/2014
Trade agreement "Fast Track" bill introduced in Congress
17/01/2014
Congressional bill seeks "freight fee" to fund infrastructure
17/01/2014
U.S. Department of Commerce initiates antidumping duty and countervailing duty investigations
17/01/2014
Review of anti-dumping duty rates on copper pipe fittings
17/01/2014
Material or technical help given to a supplier must be added to the value for duty
17/01/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
13/01/2014
Tribunal maintains duties on dumped steel plate from 3 countries
13/01/2014
Reminder: End of preferential tariff on goods from 72 countries in a little less than a year
13/01/2014
Trade deficit increases as imports edge up slightly in November
13/01/2014
Trade between developing countries continues to increase
13/01/2014
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
13/01/2014
Reminder Chinese New Year's Holiday
13/01/2014
Reminder Chinese New Year's Holiday
03/01/2014
North American Free Trade Agreement turns twenty
03/01/2014
Negotiating and implementing trade agreements kept Ottawa busy in 2013
02/01/2014
Mali Now Eligible for Trade Benefits Under U.S. African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
02/01/2014
Imports of steel threaded rod from Thailand
27/12/2013
EU - U.S. free trade negotiations progressed last week
24/12/2013
Negotiators meet for the third round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) talks
24/12/2013
FDA issues proposed rule to determine safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps
24/12/2013
CBP - FAST Lane Requirements at Land Border POE
24/12/2013
CBP Advises of Temporary Disruption to Vermont Ports of Clearance
23/12/2013
Reminder: Blanket certificates of origin need to be renewed for 2014
23/12/2013
Tribunal finds dumping of copper tube from five countries threatens domestic industry
23/12/2013
European Union to standardize penalties for customs violations
23/12/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
16/12/2013
Substantial progress In Singapore toward Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
16/12/2013
WTO reaches landmark agreement on trade facilitation
16/12/2013
Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations will extend into next year
16/12/2013
Visitors to Canada may soon require electronic pre-authorization
16/12/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
16/12/2013
Christmas and New Year Holiday Schedule
13/12/2013
Drop in imports almost eliminated Canada's trade deficit in October
13/12/2013
CBSA sets revised values for mattress innerspring units from China
13/12/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
13/12/2013
FDA 2013 Annual Report on Food Facilities, Food Imports, and FDA Foreign Offices
13/12/2013
CBP - Special Import Quota Announcements for Upland Cotton
13/12/2013
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From Thailand
03/12/2013
Ottawa realigns foreign trade strategy
03/12/2013
Trans-Pacific trade negotiations progress prior to December Ministers' meeting
03/12/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
02/12/2013
Bangladesh opposition extends nationwide strike as deadline to file nomination papers ends today
25/11/2013
Canada-Japan free trade negotiations keep progressing
25/11/2013
Reminder: Blanket certificates of origin need to be renewed for 2014
25/11/2013
New assessment on U.S. imports of paper and paper-based packaging
25/11/2013
Hear Omnitrans President Stephen Segal talk about the natural evolution of how Omnitrans grew, the services we provide, and more!
25/11/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
25/11/2013
U.S. and Canadian apparel groups comments on U.S.-Canada Regional Cooperation Council
25/11/2013
CBP Merchandise Processing Fee
25/11/2013
Test Method for the Administration of Additional U.S. Note 5 to Chapter 64, HTSUS, concerning the Classification of Footwear with Textile Material on the Outer Sole
21/11/2013
U.S. and Canadian apparel groups comments on U.S.-Canada Regional Cooperation Council
21/11/2013
CBP Merchandise Processing Fee
21/11/2013
Customs Bulletin and Decisions Vol. 47, No. 45, November 13, 2013
21/11/2013
Laminated Woven Sacks From the People's Republic of China
18/11/2013
Increased exports and stable imports reduced trade deficit in September
18/11/2013
Tribunal finds dumping of wall modules from China threatens domestic industry
18/11/2013
Ottawa proposes to ease certain exports of dual-use goods and technology
18/11/2013
Canadian and U.S. officials meet to discuss progress on the new Windsor-Detroit bridge
18/11/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
18/11/2013
US Thanksgiving Schedule
15/11/2013
U.S. and EU negotiators meet for the second round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership talks
15/11/2013
U.S. Department of Commerce initiates antidumping duty investigations
11/11/2013
Export Record Retention - Requirements for Retaining Export Information
11/11/2013
USDA - APHIS Finalizes Bovine Import Regulations in Line with International Animal Health Standards
11/11/2013
Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Mexico and Turkey
08/11/2013
Canada and Honduras ratify free trade agreement
08/11/2013
Trans-Pacific free trade negotiations continue through November
08/11/2013
Federal government studying counterfeit and pirated goods market
08/11/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
01/11/2013
CN reaches tentative labour contract with conductors' union
01/11/2013
A practical guide for international commercial negotiations
01/11/2013
Ottawa releases a few more details on the Canada-EU trade agreement
01/11/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
30/10/2013
WTO releases annual package of trade and tariff data
30/10/2013
Proposed Regulations to Ensure Safety of Animal Food
30/10/2013
U.S. Safety Standard for Bassinets and Cradles
30/10/2013
U.S. Department of Commerce initiates antidumping duty and countervailing duty investigations of imports of monosodium glutamate
28/10/2013
Customs delays mandatory eManifest for highway and rail carriers
28/10/2013
CBSA determines that silicon metal from China is dumped and subsidized
28/10/2013
Canada-EU free trade agreement: Going ahead but no details yet
28/10/2013
India now has to step up to finalize trade agreement with Canada
28/10/2013
Reinvestigation of values, subsidies on steel fasteners from China and Taiwan
28/10/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
25/10/2013
European Union and Canada reach free trade deal after 4 years of negotiations
25/10/2013
U.S. Department of Commerce initiates of antidumping duty investigation
21/10/2013
Canada and the European Union ready to sign free trade agreement
21/10/2013
Blanket certificates of origin need to be renewed for 2014
21/10/2013
CBSA determines that wall modules from China are dumped and subsidized
21/10/2013
CN labour talks break down, strike or lockout now a possibility
21/10/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
11/10/2013
CBP LA to Increase ISF Enforcement Initiatives
10/10/2013
U.S. CBP Information Regarding Government Shutdown
10/10/2013
Update on USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Operations
10/10/2013
Apparel Articles Assembled in Beneficiary Sub-Saharan African Countries from Regional and Third-Country Fabric
10/10/2013
Canadian Thanksgiving Schedule / US Columbus Day
04/10/2013
CBSA finds dumping would resume if duties expired on aluminum extrusions
04/10/2013
Tribunal ends anti-dumping duties on bicycles
04/10/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
04/10/2013
Canada - Chile free trade agreement now includes financial services
02/10/2013
Impact of US Government Shutdown
30/09/2013
Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations continue to progress
30/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
27/09/2013
Drawback Claims Filed on Goods Subject to the U.S. - Chile Free Trade Agreement
27/09/2013
FTC Proposes Changes to Wool Products Labeling Rules
27/09/2013
FROZEN WARMWATER SHRIMP FROM CHINA, ECUADOR, INDIA, MALAYSIA, AND VIETNAM DO NOT INJURE U.S. INDUSTRY, SAYS USITC
27/09/2013
Chlorinated Isocyanurates from Japan and China
27/09/2013
Hardwood and Decorative Plywood from the People's Republic of China
27/09/2013
Antidumping and Countervailing Measures on Large Residential Washers from Korea
24/09/2013
End of preferential tariff on goods from 72 countries in a little more than a year
24/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
16/09/2013
Ottawa starts an investigation into the dumping of steel plate from 7 countries
16/09/2013
Canada and the United States report on integrated cargo security strategy
16/09/2013
New code will further harmonize customs procedures throughout the European Union
16/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
16/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
16/09/2013
Several issue-specific meetings scheduled to advance Trans-Pacific trade deal
06/09/2013
Canada's trade deficit doubles in July, climbing to over $900 million
06/09/2013
Global air cargo continued timid recovery in July
06/09/2013
U.S. and Canada invite public views on next phase of regulatory cooperation
06/09/2013
New WTO Director-General begins his term
06/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
06/09/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
06/09/2013
Port Metro Vancouver to get two new container examination facilities
30/08/2013
Canada and Turkey will resume free trade exploratory talks
30/08/2013
Improvements to foreign trade zone programs
30/08/2013
OECD reports merchandise trade decreased in second quarter of 2013
30/08/2013
Rail traffic from the U.S. to Canada up almost 2% in June
30/08/2013
Dumping would resume if duties were removed from steel plate from 3 countries: CBSA
30/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
30/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions
28/08/2013
Update on the Advance Commercial Information (ACI) Initiative
27/08/2013
U.S Import Division ‘Labour Day’ Schedule
27/08/2013
Copper tube from five countries now subject to provisional duties
27/08/2013
U.S. puts forward TPP tobacco proposal to prevent overriding of health measures
27/08/2013
Canada returns to WTO over U.S. meat labelling rules
27/08/2013
Dumping of steel wire from three countries not injuring Canadian industry
27/08/2013
eManifest webinar presentations continue through September and October
27/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
27/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
19/08/2013
Trade Tribunal will determine if there are still bicycles manufactured in Canada
19/08/2013
Canada and the U.S. request comments on perimeter approach to plant protection
19/08/2013
Peace Bridge U.S.-bound approach to be widened
19/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
09/08/2013
Ottawa hires survey company to find out if duty reductions are reflected in consumer prices
09/08/2013
Export rebound in June reduces Canada's trade deficit
09/08/2013
CBSA says dumping would resume if duties expired on certain structural tubing
09/08/2013
Fraudulent vehicle import scam uses fake CBSA letterhead
09/08/2013
Tariff classification advance rulings can provide certainty
09/08/2013
Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions.
02/08/2013
Update to Canada-EU Free Trade Talks
02/08/2013
Department of Finance Notice Seeking Comments on Possible Trade Retaliation Action Against the US in Response to that Country’s Failure to Comply with Certain WTO Country of Origin Labeling Requirements
01/08/2013
U.S Import Division ‘Civic Holiday’ Schedule (excluding Quebec)
29/07/2013
CBP to Enforce Penalties for ISF Non-Compliance
29/07/2013
China Cased Pencils: Final Results of Antidumping Administrative Review
26/07/2013
Certain Mattress Innerspring Units from the People's Republic of China
26/07/2013
Applications for Wheat, Barley, Wheat Products and Barley Products Tariff Rate Quotas Now Being Accepted
19/07/2013
Full Santa Claus Costume not Eligible under Festive Article Heading
19/07/2013
Petition to Ban Cords for Window Coverings Submitted to CPSC
19/07/2013
Congress Pushes for Footwear Tariff Elimination
12/07/2013
Clarification of the Imported Goods Records Regulations
12/07/2013
Reminder to Travellers When Crossing the Border this Summer Season
12/07/2013
Phase 1 of Canada-US Truck Cargo Pre-Inspection Pilot Now Underway
12/07/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Post Weekly Tariff Rate Quota and Tariff Preference Level Utilization as of July 8, 2013
08/07/2013
Cotton Import Fee to be Decreased
08/07/2013
Changes to Duty-Free Treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences and Other Changes
08/07/2013
CBP to Refuse Entry to Consumer Products and Industrial Equipment on Energy Issues
05/07/2013
Health Canada Issues New Industry Guidance Document on Children’s Jewellery
05/07/2013
Harper Government Marks Conclusion of Eighth Round of Negotiations toward Canada-India Trade Agreement
28/06/2013
Import Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Alert - Apparel and Knitted Fabric is Fully Utilized
28/06/2013
Documentation Requirements for the « Sourcing at Magic » Trade Show at Las Vegas Convention Center August 18-21
28/06/2013
CBSA Targeted Priority List July 2013
28/06/2013
Presidential Proclamation: Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) Suspended for Bangladesh
28/06/2013
CBP Reminds Travelers to the U.S. to “Know Before You Go”
21/06/2013
U.S. and European Union to Commence Free Trade Negotiations July 8, 2013
21/06/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Post Weekly Tariff Rate Quota and Tariff Preference Level Utilization
21/06/2013
Guide to Notices of Violation and Administrative Monetary Penalties under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act
21/06/2013
TPL on Knit Cotton & Man-Made Fabrics and Made-up Goods from the U.S. is 98% Utilized
07/06/2013
New Fines Introduced to Strengthen Canada Consumer Product Safety Act
07/06/2013
Canada Further Tightens Sanctions on Iran
07/06/2013
Canadian Government Pressures Negotiators in Canada-EU Trade Talks
07/06/2013
Breaking News ISF Update: Next Phase of Importer Security Filing (ISF) to be in effect July 9, 2013
07/06/2013
EPA Proposes to Implement Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products
07/06/2013
New Sanctions Target Iranian Currency
07/06/2013
St. Jean Baptiste / Canada Day / US Independence Day Schedules
31/05/2013
CITA Outlines Procedures for Panama TPA Textile & Apparel Safeguard Actions
31/05/2013
FDA Issues Final Rule: Information Required in Prior Notice of Imported Food
31/05/2013
CPSC Proposes Rule to Amend Certificates of Compliance
31/05/2013
CBSA Publishes Revised D Memos for ‘Reassessment Policy” and “Reason to Believe”
31/05/2013
Changes to the Administration of the Trade-Related Administrative Monetary Penalties
31/05/2013
Notice Regarding CBSA Shift in Policy
31/05/2013
TPL on Cotton & Man-Made Apparel from the U.S. is 100% Utilized
29/05/2013
OMNITRANS STAFF HELPING THE MONTREAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL RADIOTHON
21/05/2013
Post Importation Claims under various Free Trade Agreements to be Accepted Starting August 12
21/05/2013
Preliminary Antidumping Duty Results for Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from Thailand and China Published
21/05/2013
Commerce Sets Clarifies Guidelines for Birthday Candle Exemption from Antidumping Duties
21/05/2013
CPSC Proposes Changes to Regulations for Certificates of Compliance
21/05/2013
Import Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Alert - Apparel is at 91% and Knitted Fabric is at 82%
21/05/2013
Failure to Comply with eManifest Requirements for Highway Carriers will Result in Denial of Entry to Canada
17/05/2013
Import Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Alert - Apparel is at 87% and Knitted Fabric is at 74%
17/05/2013
Canada-EU Trade Negotiations Update
17/05/2013
CBSA Posts “Know Before You Go” to Simplify Your Border Crossings This Summer
15/05/2013
Just updated Port authority has suspended all operational activities inside port.
14/05/2013
Import Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Alert - Apparel is at 87% and Knitted Fabric is at 74%
14/05/2013
Bangladesh issues warning as cyclone “Mahasen” approaches
10/05/2013
Information for Manufacturers, Importers, Distributors and Retailers of Products Containing Small, Powerful Magnets
10/05/2013
Duty Drawback Opportunities Should Not Be Missed
10/05/2013
FTC Proposing Changes to Rules on Textile Fiber Labeling
10/05/2013
China Petroleum Wax Candles: Chanukah Candles Included in Scope of AD Duty Order
08/05/2013
STRIKE IN BANGLADESH
03/05/2013
U.S Import Division Victoria Day Schedule
03/05/2013
U.S Import Division ‘US Memorial Day‘ schedule
03/05/2013
Failure to Comply with eManifest Requirements for Highway Carriers will Result in Denial of Entry to Canada
03/05/2013
Alberta to benefit from Canada-EU Trade Agreement in Various Critical Business Sectors
03/05/2013
Affordable Footwear Act Proposes to Reduce/Eliminate Duties
03/05/2013
Reminder: Customs Trade Partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Program Helps to Ensure Integrity of Security of Supply Chain Practices
29/04/2013
APPARELS WORKERS CONTINUE PROTESTS & Country wide Strike in Bangladesh
25/04/2013
Canada-EU Trade Talks Take a Downturn
25/04/2013
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Updates Various Free Trade Agreement TPL Utilization Tables
25/04/2013
ITC Requesting Input on Possible Tariff Cuts from EU Free Trade Agreement
25/04/2013
FDA Proposes Symbols without Explanatory Text be Allowed on Medical Device Labeling
19/04/2013
Presidential Permit Signed for Detroit River International Crossing
19/04/2013
New Trade Trends Prompt Cross-Border Discussions with Omnitrans Consultants
19/04/2013
Recent Court Case Denies Deduction of Certain Freight Charges Due to Vendor Late Shipment
19/04/2013
USTR Initiation of Review of the Union of Burma (Myanmar) and Laos for Possible Designation as Beneficiary Developing Countries under GSP
19/04/2013
Cargo Pre-Inspection Pilot Factsheet
12/04/2013
Food and Drug Administration Import Alert
12/04/2013
REMINDER: Shipping New Products or Products That Have Been Altered May Require Additional Documentation
12/04/2013
Duty-Free Treatment of Designer Samples
12/04/2013
Deal on Autos Emerging in Canada-EU Free-Trade Talks
04/04/2013
Harper Government to Enhance Efficiency of Lacolle Border Crossing
04/04/2013
Amendments to the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff 2013
04/04/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Publishes Updated List of Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Name Recordation
04/04/2013
The United States Explores New Opportunity to Boost Trade and Investment with West Africa
03/04/2013
April 1st GRI Amendment:
01/04/2013
CBP Releases Long-Awaited Test Method Proposal for Footwear with Textile Soles
01/04/2013
Football Uniforms without Pads are Apparel, Not Sports Equipment in HTS
01/04/2013
Food and Drug Administration Lists Updated Import Alerts
28/03/2013
Economic Action Plan 2013 Brings Tariff Relief for Canadian Consumers
28/03/2013
Canada EU Trade Pact Imminent
28/03/2013
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Updates NAFTA Free Trade Agreement TPL Utilization Tables
22/03/2013
Implementation of the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement Effective April 1, 2013
22/03/2013
Record-Keeping Obligations & Penalty-Avoidance Measures for Duties Relief Participants
22/03/2013
Extensive Changes to NAFTA Rules of Origin Negotiated by the NAFTA Free Trade Commission
22/03/2013
Update on U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Freeze on Overtime Clearances Due to Sequestration
22/03/2013
Canada and the United States Announce Truck Cargo Pilot
22/03/2013
The Federal 2013 Budget Addresses Canada’s General Preferential Tariff (GPT) Regime for Developing Countries and the LDCT
15/03/2013
eManifest Informed Compliance Period for Highway Carriers Extended
15/03/2013
Proof of Export Required for Duty-Free Returns
15/03/2013
Canadian Officials State Canada-India Free Trade Agreement Still in Early Stages
15/03/2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services Announce Effects of the Sequester on Overtime Clearances
15/03/2013
House Ways and Means Subcommittee States Trade with India has Potential and Problems
15/03/2013
Notice of Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Circumvention of Antidumping Duty Order on Certain Tissue Paper Products from China
13/03/2013
U.S. IMPORT DIVISION EASTER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
11/03/2013
Quebec Ministry of Transportation 2013 spring thaw period
08/03/2013
Canadian Manufacturers, Retailers and Trucking Companies will be Impacted by U.S. Sequestration
08/03/2013
CBSA Posts Memorandum D1-4-1 Explaining Invoice Requirements
08/03/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Post FAQ on Impact to Trade and Travel during Sequestration
08/03/2013
USTR Liberalizes Qualified Industrial Zones (QIZ) for Egypt
01/03/2013
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Updates Various Free Trade Agreement TPL Utilization Tables
01/03/2013
Canada-EU FTA Talks Heat Up
01/03/2013
CPSC Stops Nearly Three Million Units of Violative Imported Products in 3rd Quarter of Fiscal Year 2013
01/03/2013
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Updates NAFTA Free Trade Agreement TPL Utilization Tables
22/02/2013
eManifest Implementation Delay
22/02/2013
Automated Border Clearance Improving Service Toronto Pearson International Airport
22/02/2013
CITA Determines Certain Bonded Fabric not Commercially Available
15/02/2013
Transfer Pricing and Customs Valuation Seminar Presented by Omnitrans Inc. and BDO Canada LLP
15/02/2013
Canada and India in Negotiations towards Canada-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement
15/02/2013
Department of Finance announces Countries Intended to be Removed from List of GPT Eligible Countries
15/02/2013
President Announces U.S.-European Trade Agreement Negotiations
15/02/2013
Final Results of Antidumping Administrative Review on Narrow Woven Ribbons from China
08/02/2013
Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Posts NAFTA, Chile, Costa Rica FTA Textile/Apparel Import TPL Utilization
08/02/2013
REMINDER: General Preferential Tariff (GPT) Set to Expire June 2014
08/02/2013
REMINDER: CPSC Testing and Certification on Children’s Products in Effect February 8, 2013
08/02/2013
Intellectual Property Rights Remain Trade Priority Issue for CBP
05/02/2013
GRI Further Postponed:
05/02/2013
Transfer Pricing and Customs Valuation Seminar Presented by Omnitrans Inc. and BDO Canada LLP
01/02/2013
Release of Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) Version 2013
01/02/2013
Canada Trade Minister States No Date Set to Sign EU Free Trade Deal
01/02/2013
Updated Memorandum Issued on Importation of Energy-Using Products
01/02/2013
CITA Approves Certain Fleece Fabric under CAFTA-DR Short Supply Provision
01/02/2013
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Import Alerts
30/01/2013
OMNIFREIGHT OFFERS EXPEDITED SHIPPING TO LAS VEGAS SHOWS
25/01/2013
Update: Progress Being Made on Canada-EU FTA
25/01/2013
Chinese New Year Celebration begins February 10, 2013
25/01/2013
Chinese New Year Celebration Begins February 10, 2013
25/01/2013
REMINDER: FDA Food Facility Registration Ends January 31, 2013
21/01/2013
Omnitrans Inc. acquires J. René Hébert Ltée
21/01/2013
January GRI to Canada Postponed:
18/01/2013
CBSA Posts Special Import Measures in Force as of January 12, 2013
18/01/2013
Canada’s Free Trade Agreements are Listed on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Website
18/01/2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Proposes to Revoke Rulings on Docking Stations for MP3 Players
18/01/2013
Reminder: Food Facilities Must Renew Registration with FDA by January 31, 2013
18/01/2013
January 15th GRI amendment:
10/01/2013
General Preferential Tariff (GPT) Set to Expire June 2014
10/01/2013
2013 CAFTA-DR Cumulation – Limits for Mexican Inputs
10/01/2013
FTC Announces Enforcement Policy Statement for Retailers that Directly Import Textile, Wool, and Fur Products
10/01/2013
Reminder: CPSC Testing and Certification on Children’s Products in Effect February 8, 2013
10/01/2013
CBSA Posts Verification Priority List
10/01/2013
Low Value Shipment Threshold Increased for Both Canada and USA
03/01/2013
Omnitrans is pleased to announce the below revised GRI amounts.
27/12/2012
Potential Strike and Congestion Notice
21/12/2012
Textile and Apparel Remission Orders Set to Expire December 31, 2012
21/12/2012
Year-End TPL Procedures
21/12/2012
CBP Issues Instructions for Duty Drawback Claims on Goods Destroyed by Hurricane Sandy
21/12/2012
Shippers, Importers, Exporters Girding for Likely Dec. 30 Longshoremen Strike
21/12/2012
Food and Drug Administration Registration of Medical Devices Period Extended
21/12/2012
New and Revised FDA Import Alerts for December 18
14/12/2012
Canada and Israel sign a Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement
14/12/2012
Good Subject to Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties
14/12/2012
Reminder: Renew Food Facility Registrations with FDA
14/12/2012
Clarifies Marking Requirements for Goods Imported from Burma
14/12/2012
CBP Announces Increase in Informal Entry Value Limit – Effective January 7, 2013
13/12/2012
China Folding Tables/Chairs: ITA Revokes AD Order
13/12/2012
NHTSA Approves Import of Certain Canadian-Certified Vehicles
07/12/2012
CBSA Policy on the Transfer of Entitlement Pursuant to the Textile and Apparel Remission Orders
05/12/2012
US port strike ends
04/12/2012
Christmas and New Year Holiday Schedule
30/11/2012
Subject: Los Angeles & Long Beach Labor Dispute
29/11/2012
Metro Year End TPL Procedures 2012-2013
29/11/2012
U.S. Lifts Ban on Certain Imports from Burma (Myanmar)
29/11/2012
Canada Revenue Agency Releases Fall Issue of Excise & GST/HST News
29/11/2012
CBSA Provides Tips for Receiving International Mail Items as the Holidays Approach
23/11/2012
Import and Export NAFTA Tariff Preference Level Utilization (TPL) Tables Posted
23/11/2012
Safe Food for Canadians Act to be Passed
16/11/2012
Record-Keeping Obligations & Penalty-Avoidance Measures for Duties Relief Participants
16/11/2012
ITA Proposes to Extend Steel Import Permit Scheme Until 2017
16/11/2012
New and Revised FDA Import Alerts for Nov. 14, 2012
09/11/2012
Canada-European Union Free Trade Treaty Negotiators Working Diligently
09/11/2012
Mexico Files Complaint with WTO against China for Illegal Subsidies in Apparel/Textile Sector
09/11/2012
US Duty Drawback Opportunities
09/11/2012
AAFA Updates List of "Restricted Chemicals and Substances" in Textiles & Footwear
06/11/2012
US Thanksgiving Schedule
02/11/2012
Harper Government to Launch First Round of Trade Negotiations with Japan
02/11/2012
Changes to Import Notification Requirements for Products in the Non-Federally Registered Food Sector
02/11/2012
CPSC Testing and Certification on Children’s Products in Effect February 8, 2013
02/11/2012
New California Reefer Regulations Significantly Affect Brokers and Forwarders Nationwide
02/11/2012
USTR to Use Certificate System for Sugar Imports from Panama
26/10/2012
U.S.-Panama FTA to Take Effect October 31, 2012
26/10/2012
FDA Food Facility Registration Renewal Begins; All Facilities Must Register by Dec. 31
26/10/2012
Notice to Importers No. 815 Chicken and Chicken Products
26/10/2012
Propagative Plant Material and Other Commodities That Require an Import Permit if Originating from the Continental United States
26/10/2012
Customs and Border Protection Informational Pipeline Notice Regarding Intellectual Property Rights
19/10/2012
Hand Carried Commercial Samples Release Process
19/10/2012
New Tariff Relief for Canadian Manufacturers
19/10/2012
CBP Posts Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on KORUS FTA
19/10/2012
ITA Announces Final AD & CV Duties on China Solar Cells of 23.75 to 254.66 Percent
12/10/2012
Carriers to be Allowed Entry During E-Manifest Compliance Period
12/10/2012
NEXUS to Be Extended to 27 U.S. Airports
12/10/2012
Recent CITT Rulings Classify Costumes Based on Durability, Quality and Value
12/10/2012
FDA Update: Biennial Registration Renewal for Food Facilities Will Not Be Available October 1, 2012
12/10/2012
Recent Antidumping/Countervailing Duty Review Results
05/10/2012
Canadian Thanksgiving Schedule / US Columbus Day
05/10/2012
Proof of Value of Freight Deductions Must Be Kept on File
05/10/2012
Proposed Amendments to the NAFTA Rules of Origin
05/10/2012
New Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement
05/10/2012
Notice to Importers No. 833 - Wheat Products Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ)
05/10/2012
Court of International Trade Decision on Cosmetic Bags
05/10/2012
Laos Set to Join WTO as Working Group Approves Membership Terms
05/10/2012
Update on Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
05/10/2012
DR-CAFTA Rule of Origin Changes Effective October 13
25/09/2012
September 15th GRI amendment:
14/09/2012
Mandatory Electronic Reporting Policy for Marine Carriers
14/09/2012
Minister Fast Announces Permanent Canadian Trade Presence in Burma
14/09/2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection to Present Valuation Seminar
14/09/2012
Final SEC Regulations on Conflict Minerals Will Take Effect in January 2013
14/09/2012
CITA Reviewing Procedures for Korea Textile and Apparel Safeguard Requests
07/09/2012
CFIA Post Updated Plant Health Requirements
07/09/2012
Inspection Lane Reductions during Demolition of Old Queenston Plaza
31/08/2012
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE GRI FOR SEPTEMBER 15th, 2012
31/08/2012
Possible Dock Strike on East Coast
31/08/2012
Cotton Import Fee Increased Again
31/08/2012
School Supplies Contain Phthalates above Federal Limit for Toys
24/08/2012
Valuation: “Subsequent Proceeds” Must Be Added to the Transaction Value
24/08/2012
Russia Accedes to World Trade Organization (WTO)
24/08/2012
U.S.-Panama FTA Implementation Process Moves Forward
24/08/2012
DOC Developing Procedures for Considering Requests for Apparel Safeguards on Colombia
20/08/2012
August 10th GRI amendment:
20/08/2012
U.S Import Division ‘Labour Day’ Schedule
17/08/2012
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
17/08/2012
Canadian Airports Initiative for NEXUS Members
17/08/2012
CPSC Requests Imports of Magnets to Cease
17/08/2012
ICC-CCS Warns of Fake Bills of Lading Passing Through Banks
17/08/2012
Food and Drug Administration Posts New and Updated Import Alerts
10/08/2012
Labelling Regulations for Food Allergies
10/08/2012
Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Labelling Requirements
10/08/2012
CPSC Takes Safety to the Front Lines, Prevents More Than 360,000 Violative Units from Reaching Consumers in 2nd Quarter of Fiscal Year 2012
10/08/2012
Reminder: Merchandise Processing Fee Update
03/08/2012
New Trade Trends Prompt Cross-Border Discussions with Omnitrans Consultants
03/08/2012
Vietnam Hangers: Preliminary AD Cash Deposit Rates Take Effect
03/08/2012
Reminder: CPSC’s Guidelines on Drawstrings in Children’s Upper Body Garments
30/07/2012
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE GRI FOR AUGUST, 2012
27/07/2012
RECORD-KEEPING OBLIGATIONS & PENALTY-AVOIDANCE MEASURES FOR DUTIES RELIEF PARTICIPANTS
27/07/2012
Marine Terminal Operators at Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to Adjust TMF on August 1
27/07/2012
Senate Finance Approves Russian PNTR, AGOA Third-Country Fabric Provision Bills
23/07/2012
U.S Import Division ‘Civic Holiday’ Schedule (excluding Quebec)
20/07/2012
Canada and U.S. Launch New Technology to Reduce Border Wait Times
20/07/2012
Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Posts NAFTA Textile/Apparel TPL Utilization
20/07/2012
Antidumping Investigation Initiated on Wall Modules Imported From China
20/07/2012
FDA Disallows Use of Polycarbonate Resins in Baby Bottles & Sippy Cups
20/07/2012
Customs and Border Protection’s Weekly TRQ/TPL Commodity Report as of July 16
20/07/2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) signs Mutual Recognition Decision (MRD) with the European Union (EU)
18/07/2012
Reminder: Merchandise Processing Fee Update
17/07/2012
OMNIFREIGHT OFFERS EXPEDITED SHIPPING TO LAS VEGAS MAGIC SHOW
13/07/2012
Video of Canada Consumer Product Safety Act Webinar
13/07/2012
The Canada/U.S. NEXUS Program Amends Three-Year Residency Requirement
13/07/2012
Entry Requirements for Wood Packaging Material into Canada
13/07/2012
FDA's Proposed Rule to Require Unique Identifiers on Medical Devices
13/07/2012
New and Revised FDA Import Alerts for July 9-10
06/07/2012
Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement Receives Royal Assent
06/07/2012
Wine Bill C-311 receives Royal Assent
06/07/2012
Reminder: The Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS) Secures Compliance through the Application of Monetary Penalties
06/07/2012
U.S. and Canada Release Privacy Principles of 'Beyond the Border' Plan
06/07/2012
CPSC Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Play Yards
05/07/2012
CBSA Posts List of Compliance Verification Priorities
29/06/2012
DHS Confirms It Will Delay 100% Screening of Incoming Cargo Containers
29/06/2012
IATA Time and Temperature Sensitive Label Requirements Become Mandatory July 1
29/06/2012
CBSA and Airport Of Montréal Introduce Automated Border Clearance Process
29/06/2012
Canada Releases New Guidelines on Ingredient & Flavour Claims on Food Labels
29/06/2012
Canada and Morocco Negotiating Free Trade Agreement
22/06/2012
Temporary Importation of Conveyances by Residents Of Canada
22/06/2012
Canada-EU Trade Deal Negotiators Tackle Remaining Issues
22/06/2012
Retroactive Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) Increase
22/06/2012
China & Vietnam AD Rates to Rise as ITA Decides to Change AD Calculation Methodology
22/06/2012
Transpacific Ocean Carriers Confirm PSS on Canadian Import Freight effective June 15, 2012
15/06/2012
Hand Carried Commercial Samples Release Process
15/06/2012
Electronic Reporting For Exporters
15/06/2012
NAFTA Textile/Apparel TPL utilization
15/06/2012
Continued Use of Current CBP Form 434 – NAFTA Certificate of Origin
15/06/2012
New Non-China Certification Requirements from Importer and Exporter for Solar Panel Imports
13/06/2012
St. Jean Baptiste Schedule – Montréal only:
12/06/2012
Transpacific Ocean Carriers Announce PSS on US Import Freight effective June 10, 2012
08/06/2012
D9-1-9, False Description of Geographical Origin of Goods and Goods with Trade Marks - Tariff Item No. 9897.00.00
08/06/2012
I Declare, A Guide For Residents Of Canada Returning To Canada
08/06/2012
CP Rail Strike Over But Backlog Could Take 'Weeks' To Clear
08/06/2012
CPSC Reminder: Drawstrings Not Allowed
08/06/2012
CBP Bulletin Broadens Use of Transaction Value for "Related Party" Sales and Post-Import Adjustments
08/06/2012
Secretary Neapolitano Announces DHS Northern Border Strategy (NBS)
04/06/2012
CP Update: Successfully executing the start-up plan – Sunday June 3
01/06/2012
Canadian Border Services Agency Posts Updated Versions of Various Forms
31/05/2012
Food and Drug Administration Issues Import Alert for Impact-Resistant Lenses in Eyeglasses and Sunglasses
31/05/2012
OTEXA Posts Web Page on Qualifying Industrial Zones
31/05/2012
Canada Aims to Restore CP Rail Service Thursday
29/05/2012
Updates to Food Labeling and Advertising Information for 2012
29/05/2012
International Trade Minister Highlights Benefits of Canada-EU Trade Agreement to Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters
29/05/2012
Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPS) Consumer Products Regulations under CCPSA
29/05/2012
USTR Says Legislation Urgently Needed on AGOA & CAFTA-DR Textile & Apparel Provisions
29/05/2012
Goods of Argentina to lose Generalized System of Preferences Status (GSP)
29/05/2012
CBP Announces Colombia FTA Tariff Rate Quotas (TRQs)
29/05/2012
U.S. and Canada Advance NEXUS Plans
29/05/2012
Amendment to the Energy Efficiency Regulations
29/05/2012
British Columbia to Eliminate the Harmonized Sales Tax
29/05/2012
Customs and Border Protection and European Union Agree to Mutual Recognition for C-TPAT and Authorized Economic Operator (AEO)
29/05/2012
CBP Provides Clarification on C-TPAT ISO Seal Standard for Truckers
25/05/2012
CP RAIL STRIKE WILL AFFECT CANADIAN SUPPLY CHAIN
25/05/2012
Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Dumping Duties on Solar Cells from China
25/05/2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Posts Updated Centers of Excellence and Expertise FAQs
25/05/2012
CP Canadian Intermodal Terminals – Notice of Weekend Schedule and Week of May 28th
24/05/2012
DUTY DRAWBACK OPPORTUNITIES SHOULD NOT BE MISSED
23/05/2012
IMPORTANT - CP Canadian Network Shutdown Due to TCRC STRIKE
22/05/2012
CP Bulletin - TCRC Issues Strike Notice - Embargoes
15/05/2012
TPL on Knitted Fabrics from the U.S. is 100% Utilized
11/05/2012
May 7 TPL/TRQ Report on Textiles and Apparel Posted
04/05/2012
Minister of Trade announced Canada-EU Trade Will Bring Jobs, Growth and Long-Term Prosperity
04/05/2012
Government of Canada Announces New Safety Regulations for Imported Foods
04/05/2012
The Use of Trade-Marks in Labelling of Foods Sold in Canada
04/05/2012
Appliance Labeling Rule Comment Deadline May 16, 2012
04/05/2012
CPSC Notices for April 2012
30/04/2012
May 1st GRI amendment:
26/04/2012
U.S. Slowly Easing Trade Sanctions on Burma (Myanmar)
26/04/2012
Colombian Sugar Quotas to Be Handled with Certificates of Eligibility
26/04/2012
Canada Loosens Sanctions on Burma (Myanmar)
26/04/2012
Anti-dumping and Countervailing Notice
20/04/2012
U.S.-Colombia Trade Agreement to Take Effect May 15, 2012
20/04/2012
House Legislation Would Ban Imports of Mainland Chinese Drywall
19/04/2012
Import Tariff Preference Level Alert
19/04/2012
Ensuring That You Are Prepared for CBSA Periodic Verification Audits
18/04/2012
Apparel Tariff Preference Level Alert – Duty Will be Payable Very Shortly
18/04/2012
TPL on Cotton & Man-Made Apparel from the U.S. is 100% Utilized
13/04/2012
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE GRI FOR May 1, 2012
12/04/2012
Food and Drug Administration Import Alerts
12/04/2012
Dept of Energy Proposing Test Standards for Labelling of LED Lights
12/04/2012
Tariff Preference Level Alert - Apparel is at 83% and Knitted Fabric is at 77%
10/04/2012
Transpacific Carriers Announce GRI for May 1, 2012
09/04/2012
Determining Which Value to Declare for U.S. Customs Duty Purposes
09/04/2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Country of Origin Marking Requirements
04/04/2012
2012 Federal Budget Items of Interest
04/04/2012
Impact of the Lacey Act on Canadian Companies
04/04/2012
2012 Federal Budget Items of Interest
02/04/2012
Reminder: Special Invoicing and Mill Test Requirement for Metals
02/04/2012
U.S. Tariff Preference Level Alert - Apparel is at 70% and Knitted Fabric is at 65%
02/04/2012
Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPS) for Canada Consumer Product Safety Regulation Proposed
02/04/2012
Checklist for Commercial Exporting Available on CBSA Website
02/04/2012
EPA Proposes to Require Advance Notice of Use of Two Chemicals in Consumer Textiles
02/04/2012
China Solar Cells: Preliminary Countervailing Duty Cash Deposit/Bond Rates Take Effect
26/03/2012
List of 156 Country/Tariff Number Pairs that May Lose/Gain GSP on July 1, 2012
26/03/2012
CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM) to Improve Efficiency of Processing Payments and Reporting on Revenues
26/03/2012
Hot Rolled Carbon Steel Plate Expiry of Order
26/03/2012
Canada-India Free Trade Agreement Negotiations
26/03/2012
U.S. IMPORT DIVISION EASTER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
26/03/2012
CITA Issues Interim Procedures on Safeguard Action Requests against U.S.-Korea FTA Textiles and Apparel
19/03/2012
Reminder: Changes to Energy Efficiency Regulations coming into force April 12, 2012
19/03/2012
Requirement for Individual Import Permit for Steel to be Eliminated
14/03/2012
IMPORTANT - US CBP Enforces Wood Packaging Regulations
14/03/2012
2012 QUEBEC SPRING THAW
14/03/2012
USITC Posts KOREA-US FTA Proclamation and Annexes Effective March 15, 2012
14/03/2012
Mexico Modifies Official Standard on Labeling of Textiles, Apparel
07/03/2012
U.S. - Korea FTA to Take Effect on March 15, 2012
07/03/2012
CPSC Approves ASTM Standard for Portable Bed Rails
07/03/2012
U.S. Tariff Preference Level Alert - Apparel is at 50% and Knitted Fabric is at 50%
07/03/2012
Canada Implements Phase 8 of Food Import Notification Initiative
07/03/2012
Canada Says EU Free Trade Talks May Drag On
07/03/2012
Rates out of China soar as iPads take off
07/03/2012
CBP Announces New Risk-Based Exams for Pharmaceuticals, Electronics, & Apparel, also IP and AD/CV Priorities
07/03/2012
ITA/ITC to Consider Revoking Gift Boxes, Seamless Pipe AD Orders Next Month
05/03/2012
Canadian International Trade Tribunal Notice of Expiry of Anti-Dumping Duty Order for Bicycles from Chinese Taipei and China
05/03/2012
Canada Border Services Agency Issues Updated List of Goods Subject to AD/CV Orders
05/03/2012
Ongoing Free Trade Negotiations and Agreements
05/03/2012
Strike Cripples Operations at India's Port Nehru
22/02/2012
Customs Memorandum Regarding “Direct Shipment of Goods”
22/02/2012
Proof of Value for Duty Adjustments (e.g. Freight) Must Be Kept on File
22/02/2012
Importers Must Ensure That the Value of Goods Includes No Charge ‘Assists’
22/02/2012
Valuation of Imported Goods – How to Withstand Customs Audits & Avoid Assessments
22/02/2012
Update: Delayed Implementation of New Mechanical Seal Standard for Cargo Containers
22/02/2012
USTR to Consider GSP for Certain Cotton, Bags, Etc. in 2011 Review
22/02/2012
FDA Posts Updated Import Alerts
20/02/2012
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE GRI FOR March 15, 2012
20/02/2012
Important Reminder to Bonded Warehouse Operators: Preparing for an Audit -Compliance and Customs Penalties
20/02/2012
New Mechanical Seal Standard for Cargo Containers Takes Effect March 1
20/02/2012
CPSC to Take Enforcement Action on Kid's Loungewear and Comfort Wear
20/02/2012
Duty Deferral Diversions Must Reflect Updated Original Transaction Numbers
20/02/2012
CBSA Publishes Guidelines and General Information on “Assists”
20/02/2012
U.S Import Division ‘President’s Day’ Schedule
08/02/2012
Amendment to Energy Efficiency Regulations
08/02/2012
Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (CCOFTA) Rules of Origin
08/02/2012
CBSA's "20 HS Code" Requirement for PARS/RMD Imports Began Feb 1
08/02/2012
Passover Products Remission Order
08/02/2012
CBP Textile and Quota Newsletter
08/02/2012
New and Revised FDA Import Alerts on Feb 3
08/02/2012
Possibility of Negotiating FTA with Georgia
01/02/2012
Pro-activity at the Ports: CPSC and CBP Stop Unsafe Products
01/02/2012
Reminder: Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Program Helps to Ensure Integrity of Security of Supply Chain Practices
01/02/2012
Possible Changes to Wool Labelling Rules Subject of FTC Inquiry
01/02/2012
The European Union (EU) is in Negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada
01/02/2012
Goods subject to anti-dumping or countervailing duties
30/01/2012
U.S. and Canada Extend Softwood Lumber Agreement to October 2015
30/01/2012
CPSC Proposes to Require Child-Resistant Packaging for OTC Drugs
25/01/2012
Importation of Non-Manufactured and Non-Propagative Wood Products from U.S. States
25/01/2012
Marine Spark-Ignition Engine, Vessel and Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Emission Regulations
18/01/2012
Chinese New Year Celebration Begins January 23, 2012
18/01/2012
CBP Posts Overview of IPR Enforcement as a Priority Trade Issue
18/01/2012
Reminder: Information Required To Appear On Commercial/Proforma Invoices
18/01/2012
Mandatory Electronic Reporting Policy for Exporters
18/01/2012
REMINDER: Proper Classification of Upper Body Garments for Customs Purposes
11/01/2012
OMNIFREIGHT OFFERS EXPEDITED SHIPPING TO LAS VEGAS MAGIC SHOW
11/01/2012
CBSA Posts List of Compliance Verification Priorities
11/01/2012
Duty Drawback Opportunities Should Not Be Missed
11/01/2012
Phytosanitary Requirement for Commercial Shipments of Soybeans, safflowers Seeds, and Chickpeas from Countries with Khapra Beetle
11/01/2012
CBP Issues Updated List of HTS Numbers Potentially Subject to SLA 2008
11/01/2012
New and Revised FDA Import Alerts on Dec 27
04/01/2012
CBP Bulletin Proposes Broader Use of Transaction Value for "Related Party" Sales and Post-Import Adjustments
04/01/2012
2012 Morocco FTA Textile and Apparel TPLs Announced
04/01/2012
Reminder: Stays Of Enforcement Will End December 31, 2011
04/01/2012
January 1, 2012 Version of the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff now available
04/01/2012
Important Reminder to Bonded Warehouse Operators: Compliance and Customs Penalties
29/12/2011
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE GRI FOR JANUARY 1, 2012
28/12/2011
Changes to Commodity Codes for Textiles and Clothing
28/12/2011
Changes to Commodity Codes for Agricultural Product
28/12/2011
Reminder: Entry Requirements for Wood Packaging Material into Canada
28/12/2011
Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS) Revisions to Certain Contraventions
28/12/2011
January 1, 2012 Changes to the Harmonized System May Affect Existing Binding Rulings
28/12/2011
Classification Numbers under tariff item 39219099
28/12/2011
WCO-Recommended HTS Changes Expected To Take Effect in Late January 2012
28/12/2011
CBP Expects All SPI "A" GSP Refunds To Be Issued By End Feb 2012
28/12/2011
Pending Court Cases on Women’s Shelf Bra Garments May Present Duty Refund Opportunities
22/12/2011
Reminder: CPSC Adopts Testing Requirements for Phthalates in Children’s Toys and Child Care Articles
22/12/2011
CPSC Adopts Testing Requirements for Children’s Toys
22/12/2011
CPSC Extends Stay of Enforcement for Testing and Certification of Lead Content in Children’s Productsuntil December 31, 2011
22/12/2011
FWS to Increase fees as of January 1, 2012
22/12/2011
Fees Affect Commercial and Noncommercial Importers/Exporters, Etc.
22/12/2011
Increases to Take Effect January 1, 2012
22/12/2011
Quebec Sales Tax (QST) Increase January 1, 2012
21/12/2011
U.S Import Division Christmas and New Year Holiday Schedule
14/12/2011
Tariff Preference Level (TPL) of Woven Fabric Exports to USA is 100% Utilized
14/12/2011
Designer Remission Order Letters of Intent and Usage Reports Are Due
14/12/2011
Tips: GST/HST Filers: You Can Now Get Your Web Access Code Online
14/12/2011
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Starting GSP Duty Refund Process
14/12/2011
Delay of effective date of Nutrition Labeling of Single-Ingredient Products and Ground or Chopped Meat and Poultry Products
12/12/2011
WCO-Recommended HTS Changes to Miss Jan 1, 2012 Start Date
12/12/2011
Reminder: Harmonized Tariff Schedule Subheading 9811.00.60 Requirements
12/12/2011
Compliance Measurement Program Developed To Improve Drawback Processing
12/12/2011
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has posted its Customs Tariff 2012
12/12/2011
CFIA Food Import Notification
30/11/2011
Customs and Border Protection Information Notice: ACE
30/11/2011
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Posts Notice Regarding 2012 NAFTA TPL Limits
30/11/2011
Reminder: Children’s Sleepwear must be Certified and Labeled under CPSC Rules
30/11/2011
Duty-Free Treatment of Designer Samples
30/11/2011
Duty (MFN Tariffs) on Additional Manufacturing Inputs Have Been Removed
23/11/2011
Reminder: HTS Changes for "Textile-Bottomed Footwear" Take Effect Dec 3, 2011
23/11/2011
WCO-Recommended HTS Changes Scheduled For January 1, 2012 Listed
23/11/2011
Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) Appeal: I Pod Armband Case Ruled Under 8522.90.90 As Other Accessories
23/11/2011
The CBSA Wants To Make Your Return To Canada Easier This Holiday Season
21/11/2011
YEAR END TPL PROCEDURES 2011-2012
16/11/2011
2012 Authorizations under the Textile and Apparel Remission Orders
16/11/2011
Customs Tariff Concordance Tables
16/11/2011
Russia May Be Invited To Join World Trade Organization
16/11/2011
Update: AMS Final Rule on Order & Fee for Imported Xmas Trees Starts November 9 – implementation delayed
14/11/2011
Ensuring That You Are Prepared for CBSA Periodic Verification Audits
14/11/2011
U.S Import Division - US Thanksgiving Schedule
10/11/2011
NAFTA Textile/Apparel TPL Utilization
10/11/2011
Consultations on Negotiations to Expand the Existing Free Trade Agreement with the State of Israel
10/11/2011
CPSC Issues 4 Major Testing, Certification, Labeling Notices
10/11/2011
AMS Final Rule on Order & Fee for Imported Xmas Trees Starts Nov 9
03/11/2011
New Merchandise Processing Fees (MPF) to Commence November 5, 2011
03/11/2011
CBP Issues Memo on Filing ATPA/ATPDEA Entries Starting Nov 5, Refund Requests
03/11/2011
Federal Trade Commission Advises “Environmentally Friendly” Claims Must Be Substantiated
27/10/2011
Merchandise Processing Fee Update
27/10/2011
Bill Introduced to Reduce Lacey Declaration Rules for Wood
27/10/2011
CBP Issues Memo on Filing GSP Entries Starting Nov 5, Refund Requests
27/10/2011
Phase 7 of Food Import Notification to Begin October 31, 2011
27/10/2011
Record-Keeping Obligations & Penalty-Avoidance Measures
20/10/2011
President to Sign FTA, GSP/MPF/TAA Bills on Oct 21
20/10/2011
Reminder: Softwood Lumber Fee on Imports into U.S. Begins Jan 1
19/10/2011
Emanifest Highway Carrier Webinars
19/10/2011
Notice to Importers: Chicken and Chicken Products
19/10/2011
First Round of FTA Talks Held with Morocco
19/10/2011
Courier Low Value Shipment Program Changes
17/10/2011
Special Notice: Congress Passes FTAs, GSP, Andean Preferences Today
13/10/2011
eManifest Requirements For Highway Carriers
13/10/2011
Decision Rendered Concerning Costumes versus Textile Clothing Articles
13/10/2011
Decision Rendered Concerning Self-Gripping Fasteners
13/10/2011
Update: FDA Re-Inspection Fees Did Not Take Effect October 1, 2011
13/10/2011
GSP Trade Preference Program Reinstated, Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) Increased
13/10/2011
Product Duty Rates for Korea, Colombia, & Panama FTAs Available
12/10/2011
Goods Subject to Antidumping and Countervailing Duties Listed
05/10/2011
FTA Implementing Legislation Submitted to Congress
05/10/2011
Reminder: AMS Cotton Import Tax Adjusted Sept 30, Affected HTS Numbers Triple
05/10/2011
CPSC Renews Memorandum of Understanding with Brazilian Government to Improve Product Safety
05/10/2011
U.S., Canada and Mexico Join Forces to Strengthen Consumer Product Safety across North America
03/10/2011
U.S Import Division Canadian Thanksgiving Schedule / US Columbus Day
29/09/2011
Nafta Textile/Apparel Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Utilization to Date
29/09/2011
Steel Import Monitoring Program Extended to August 31, 2014
28/09/2011
Increased FDA Fees Begin Oct 1 for Imported Food Re-inspections
28/09/2011
Senate Approves GSP Renewal with TAA Extension
14/09/2011
CROSS-BORDER DISCUSSIONS WITH OMNITRANS CONSULTANTS
14/09/2011
DUTY DRAWBACK OPPORTUNITIES SHOULD NOT BE MISSED
01/09/2011
Textile and Apparel Enforcement Focuses on China Undervaluation
01/09/2011
FDA Detaining all Papaya from Mexico, Lab Testing Needed
01/09/2011
FDA Announces End of Discretionary Enforcement Period of Interim Final Rule on Information Required in Prior Notice of Imported Food
01/09/2011
Cotton Import Fee to be Increased
01/09/2011
Good Subject to Antidumping and Countervailing Duties: Measures in Force
01/09/2011
Papayas from Mexico U.S. Import Alert
01/09/2011
Action Required Upon Receipt of Correspondence from Customs
24/08/2011
APHIS Revises Lacey Declaration Form and Adds New Supplemental Form
24/08/2011
CITA Removes Certain Ring Spun Cotton Yarns from DR-CAFTA Short Supply List
24/08/2011
CBP Information Notice: e-Manifest: Rail and Sea
24/08/2011
NAFTA Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2011
24/08/2011
Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) – Presentation
23/08/2011
Transpacific Ocean Carriers mitigate PSS on Canadian Import Freight.
23/08/2011
U.S Import Division ‘Labour Day’ Schedule
18/08/2011
Canada Strikes Free Trade Deal With Honduras
18/08/2011
Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement Certificate of Origin (Spanish)
18/08/2011
CBP Tip Sheet for New Importers & Exporters
18/08/2011
CBP Expects to Discontinue Paper Courtesy Liquidation Notices for ABI Summaries on September 30, 2011
17/08/2011
CPSC Adopts Testing Requirements for Phthalates in Children’s Toys and Child Care Articles
17/08/2011
CPSC Adopts Testing Requirements for Children’s Toys
17/08/2011
CBP Seizes Shipment of Imported Toy Jewelry for High Levels of Lead
17/08/2011
Potential CPSIA Reform Bill to be Considered
11/08/2011
Canadian International Trade Tribunal Accepts Appeal Regarding Festive Articles
11/08/2011
CBSA Regulatory Amendments To Implement Canada-Colombia FTA
11/08/2011
FDA Announces $224-$335/Hour Fees For Import & Facility Re-inspections
11/08/2011
August 5 TPL and TRQ Report on Textiles & Apparel, Sugar, Etc
04/08/2011
Revocation Of Anti-dumping Duties On Ball Bearings From Japan And Great Britain
04/08/2011
CPSC votes to Implement 100 PPM Lead Standard for Children’s Products
04/08/2011
CBP Seizes 261,000 Cigarette Lighters
04/08/2011
CBP To Enforce APHIS Rice Import Restrictions On 26 Countries July 30
04/08/2011
CFIA Updates List Of Approved Fresh Fruit Imports
04/08/2011
CBSA Announces Highway Carrier E-manifest Webinars
28/07/2011
U.S. To Again Assess Economic Impact Of Providing Duty-Free/Quota-Free Treatment To Imports From LDCs
28/07/2011
Global Entry Now Available at Two Canadian Pre-Clearance Airports
28/07/2011
FTC Proposes 'Lighting Facts' Labels For Additional Types Of Light Bulbs To Help Consumers
27/07/2011
Updated Info On 2011 NAFTA Textile/Apparel Trade
27/07/2011
Health Canada Proposes Guideline to Restrict Cadmium in Children's Jewelry
26/07/2011
Transpacific Ocean Carriers Delay implementation of PSS on Canadian Import Freight
20/07/2011
SAVE Act Would Grant Duty-Free Access To Certain Philippine Apparel
20/07/2011
REFUNDS UNDER THE DUTY DRAWBACK PROGRAM GOING UNCLAIMED
20/07/2011
Details Of House Summary Of KORUS FTA Draft Implementing Bill
20/07/2011
REMINDER: HARMONIZED SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION CHANGES IN 2012
20/07/2011
CBSA Advises CSA Importers On Hand-Carried Goods Release
20/07/2011
Canada Moving Toward FTA with European Union
18/07/2011
U.S Import Division ‘Civic Holiday’ Schedule (excluding Quebec)
13/07/2011
Implementation of the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
13/07/2011
Certain Details of Canadian Consumer Product Act Clarified
13/07/2011
More Canadian Food Import Notification Changes to Take Effect August 15, 2011
13/07/2011
CBSA concludes Anti-dumping Re-investigation on China bicycles
13/07/2011
Committees Approve Draft FTA Bills with MPF Increase, GSP, ATPDEA
13/07/2011
FTC Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) Seeks Input on Care Labeling Rule for Apparel
12/07/2011
Transpacific Ocean Carriers Delay implementation of PSS on Canadian Import Freight.
07/07/2011
Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement Effective August 15th, 2011.
07/07/2011
Reminder: Duty Drawback Opportunities Should not be Missed
06/07/2011
CPSC Issues New Drawstring Safety Rule for Children’s Outerwear
06/07/2011
Reminder: New Dairy Product Import Tax is Effective August 1
06/07/2011
FDA Steps Up Scrutiny of Contact Lens Imports, Amends Labelling and Testing for Sunscreens
29/06/2011
CPSC Issues "15(J)" Substantial Product Hazard List
29/06/2011
CPSC Issues Draft Rule to Require Compliance with 100 ppm Lead Content Requirement effective August 14, 2011
29/06/2011
Duty-Free Apparel Imports from the Philippines Goal of New Senate Bill
29/06/2011
White House and Lawmakers Reach Deal on FTAs, GSP and Andean
23/06/2011
AMS Announces Approval of Softwood Lumber Order and Tax
23/06/2011
CEH Sues Mfrs for Mislabeling Personal Care Products as Organic
23/06/2011
Consumer Product Safety Commission Recent News Updates
22/06/2011
Transpacific Ocean Carriers Announce PSS on Canadian Import Freight effective July 15, 2011
22/06/2011
TRANSPACIFIC CARRIERS ANNOUNCE INCREASE IN BAF SURCHARGES
16/06/2011
CBP Looking to Increase Enforcement on Imports of Textile Products Due to Fraudulent NAFTA Claims
16/06/2011
US Labelling Requirements for Textiles Containing Organic Ingredients Under the US National Organic Program
16/06/2011
CBP to Use "CKG" Weight Per Kilogram for All Dairy Items Subject to August 1 Fee
16/06/2011
Canada Consumer Product Safety Act – Mandatory Reporting
16/06/2011
Designer Remission Order Reminder – Usage Reports are Due
14/06/2011
Upcoming Holiday Schedule
14/06/2011
PierPass Truck Access Fee to LA-LB Box Docks to Rise 20 Percent
09/06/2011
CBP Revises Its Penalty & Mitigation Guidelines For Advance Cargo Info
09/06/2011
Reminder: FDA Detention of Food Likely On July 3
09/06/2011
AMS Proposes To Triple Cotton Import Tax HTS Codes, Raise Rate 16%
09/06/2011
Food and Drug Administration Issues Message to Medical Device Industry
09/06/2011
Omnitrans Online Baggage Shipment Invoice Form - Updated
09/06/2011
Budget 2011 Tariff Measures
09/06/2011
Request for Tariff Relief on Chlorinated Polyethylene
02/06/2011
Canada Consumer Product Safety Act – Additional Information from Health Canada
02/06/2011
Proposed Levies on Removable Media Storage
02/06/2011
Failure of Importers and Exporters to Produce Records May Result in Assessments and Fines
02/06/2011
Congressmen Want Yarn Forward & Other Textile Rules For Trans Pacific Partnership
02/06/2011
Updated List of Products Needing Certification due to Forced Child Labour Concerns
01/06/2011
CANADA POST STRIKE ALERT!

 

 

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