The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has now closed the record of the normal value review (review) of certain carbon steel fasteners (fasteners) originating in or exported from the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei) to Canada by Jwu Sheng Enterprise Co., Ltd.

The review is part of the CBSA’s enforcement of the Canadian …


 

According to data for the month of September released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), global air cargo demand has softened.

Global demand, measured in cargo tonne-kilometers, fell 10.6% compared to September 2021 (-10.6% also for international operations), but continued to track at near pre-pandemic levels (-3.6%).

IATA notes capacity was 2.4% above September 2021 (+5.0% for international …


 

According to the latest Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Composite Leading Indicators (CLIs), growth continues to slow in the OECD area as a whole.

Among major OECD economies, the CLIs, dragged down by high inflation, increasing interest rates and declining share prices, remain below trend and continue to anticipate growth losing momentum in the United States, the …


 

Blanket certificates of origin, whether for CUSMA or for other free trade agreements, are usually set to begin on January 1 and to expire, twelve months later, on December 31.

The preferential tariff treatment of a free trade agreement can only apply to goods for which a current and valid certificate is on hand.

If you use blanket certificates …


 

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) found that the dumping and subsidizing of certain mattresses originating in or exported from China (excluding those goods exported to Canada by the exporters mentioned in the finding) have caused injury to the domestic industry.

Anti-dumping and countervailing duties will therefore be collected by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

The Tribunal’s inquiry …


 

The CARM Client Portal (CCP) onboarding process was updated on October 23rd to be smoother for clients while continuing to be secure. New registrants will still be asked a series of questions while registering their account as part of security protocols. 

A key change will be for the user/Importer to provide information that the CCP will validate. More details …