The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) made a preliminary determination of dumping with respect to certain hot-rolled carbon steel heavy plate and high-strength low-alloy steel heavy plate originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, Germany and Turkey.

The CBSA did not find illegal dumping, and terminated the investigation, in respect of the above mentioned goods originating in or exported …


 

After conducting a preliminary injury inquiry the Canadian International Trade Tribunal announced that it found a reasonable indication that the dumping of wheat gluten from Australia, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany and Lithuania has caused injury or is threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.

On August 14, 2020 the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation into …


 

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will require importers to either provide proof that romaine lettuce destined for import into Canada does not originate from counties in the Salinas Valley, or provide an official certificate of analysis from an accredited laboratory confirming that the lettuce has below-detectable levels of E. coli

Link:  https://www.canada.ca/en/food-inspection-agency/news/2020/09/new-import-requirement-romaine-from-parts-of-california-must-be-tested-for-e-coli.html


 

The Canada Border Services Agency re-issued its Guide to exporting commercial goods from Canada.

Electronic export declarations are required in almost every instance and certain goods are prohibited from exportation to certain countries, may require export permits, etc.

The Guide provides step by step information on the obligations of exporters in regard to Canadian laws and regulations.

Link: Guide


 

World Trade Organization (WTO) economists announced that global trade shows signs of bouncing back from a deep COVID-19 induced slump, but they caution that any recovery could be disrupted by the ongoing pandemic effects.

Strong trade performance in June and July brought some signs of optimism for the overall trade expectations in 2020.

The WTO now forecasts a 9.2% …


 

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal initiated a review to determine if the expiry of its order from October 2015 is likely to lead to continued or resumed dumping of refined sugar from the United States of America, Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, and subsidizing of the aforementioned goods from the European Union.…


 

This memorandum outlines how tariff item 9898.00.00 of the Customs Tariff, the Criminal Code, the Firearms Act, and the Export and Import Permits Act relate to the importing and exporting of firearms, firearm parts, weapons, devices, and certain types of ammunition.

The Government of Canada is committed to effective firearms and weapons control that maintains the …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today concluded a normal value review to update the normal values and export prices applicable to certain copper pipe fittings exported to Canada from the United States by Nacobre USA LLC. (Nacobre USA).

The review is part of the CBSA’s enforcement of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal’s (CITT) findings of material injury …


 

As announced earlier this year the Canadian Government eliminated the possibility of declaring exports on a paper form as of June 30, 2020, and exporters have to report electronically.

This new requirement was to be combined with the decommissioning of the old Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) program operated by Statistics Canada.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the decommissioning …