Effective January 15, 2022, exporters of commercial food of animal origin and animal commodities destined for the European Union (EU) where certification is required under the new EU Animal Health Law (AHL) will be required to use updated export certificates. These updated certificates must be accessed through the Trade Control and Expert System New Technology (TRACES NT), which serves …


 

As of January 15, 2022, the European Union (EU) requires all applicable exports of fish and seafood as food for human consumption to meet the necessary requirements under the Animal Health Law.

Here is the updated export requirements for fish and seafood to the EU.

The main changes to the page are found in the following sections:

Section: …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has closed the record of the normal value review of certain oil country tubular goods (OCTG) exported to Canada from South Korea by Nexteel Co., Ltd.

This review is part of the CBSA’s enforcement of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal’s order issued on December 30, 2020, in Expiry Review No. RR‑2019‑006 respecting …


 

A new World Trade Organization (WTO) publication launched on 19 January highlights that further support will be needed from the international community in the next decade to strengthen least-developed countries’ (LDC) participation in world trade.

While LDCs have benefited over the past ten years from greater market access opportunities, flexibilities in implementing WTO rules and trade-related technical assistance, the …


 

According to the latest Composite leading indicators (CLIs) from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) the strong growth rebound since the depth of the COVID-19 related economic crisis in 2020 may soon moderate in several major economies.

The OECD CLIs in November and December 2021 signalled the approach of a post-pandemic growth peak and the latest CLIs …


 

The Government of Canada announced that it is joining Mexico’s request to establish a dispute settlement panel to address the United States’ interpretation of the rules of origin governing the regional value content calculations that must be performed for a vehicle to qualify for duty-free treatment under the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA).

Canada and Mexico claim that the interpretation …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) made final determinations of dumping and subsidizing with respect to certain container chassis from China.

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal is continuing its inquiry to determine if the dumping and/or subsidizing are causing injury to the domestic industry and will make an order or finding by February 18, 2022.

Provisional duties will continue …