The purpose of this notice is to inform you that on June 10, 2021, the organic import and admissibility requirements for grain products from chapter 10 with the end use “Human consumption” will be incorporated into AIRS, in accordance with clause 357(3) of Part 13 of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.

The importer/broker must confirm the possession …


 

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is updating its imports requirements for certain articles of wood and some articles that contain wooden components.

As part of these updates, it is no longer possible to obtain a “no-permit-required” (NPR) letter. Examples of articles for which NPR letters could have been issued include: prefabricated buildings made of wood, wooden furniture with …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is giving an opportunity to interested stakeholders to send comments and questions on future regulatory amendments to the Valuation for Duty Regulations.

The Federal Budget of 2021 proposed changes to the Customs Act to improve duty and tax collection, by ensuring that goods are valued in a fair and consistent manner by all …


 

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal announced its finding that the dumping of concrete reinforcing bar from Algeria, Egypt, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam has caused injury to the domestic industry.

Anti-dumping duties will therefore be collected by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) on importations of these goods from the seven countries.

The Tribunal’s inquiry and finding follow …


 

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released its April 2021 data for global air cargo markets showing that air cargo demand continued to outperform pre-COVID levels (April 2019) with demand up 12%.

Because comparisons between 2021 and 2020 monthly results are distorted by the extraordinary impact of COVID-19, unless otherwise noted, all comparisons to follow are to April 2019 …