The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is consulting with Canadians on proposed changes to the guidelines for “Product of Canada” and “Made in Canada” food labelling claims.

The CFIA provides guidance to industry on the use of the claims and enforces the guidelines.

The changes proposed to the labeling guidelines seek to improve upon the information available to consumers …


 

On December 27, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal initiated an expiry review of its order made on January 7, 2014 concerning the dumping of certain hot-rolled carbon steel plate originating in or exported from Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and Romania.

Following the Tribunal’s decision the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an expiry review investigation to determine whether …


 

The Act to amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other Acts (Bill C-85) received Royal Assent this week.

With both Canada and Israel having now completed their domestic ratification processes, the two countries will proceed to establish a date for the entry into force of the modernized agreement.

Once in force, …