Environment and Climate Change Canada launched a 60-day consultation to garner feedback from Canadians on a potential revised approach to elephant ivory trade in Canada.

Currently, Canada adheres to obligations on the trade of elephant ivory under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), through a permitting system for imports, exports, and …


 

At a meeting of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) on July 26, WTO members agreed to the establishment of a panel at Canada’s request to examine measures in China affecting the import of canola seed from Canada.

Canada submitted its second request for the establishment of a dispute panel to examine two sets of measures …


 

More than 8,500 unionized staff with the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) have given their union an overwhelming strike mandate. CBSA employees could potentially begin strike action as soon as August 6, 2021.

The employees – members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the Customs and Immigration Union (CIU) – have been without a contract for …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today initiated a normal value review (review) to update the normal values and export prices applicable to certain carbon steel fasteners (fasteners) originating in the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei) and exported to Canada by Lawrence Screw Products Inc.

The review is part of the CBSA’s …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today initiated a normal value review (review) to update the normal values and export prices applicable to certain carbon steel fasteners (fasteners) originating in the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei) and exported to Canada by General Fasteners Company.

The review is part of the CBSA’s enforcement …


 

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today concluded a normal value review (review) to determine normal values and export prices applicable to certain carbon steel fasteners (fasteners) originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China (China) by Robertson Inc. (Jiaxing) (Robertson Jiaxing).

The review follows requests for re‑determination filed by importers and is part of the …


 

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released its May 2021 data for global air cargo markets showing that demand continued its strong growth trend.

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 May 2019 which followed a normal demand pattern.

Global demand, …