June 14, 2019

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2019 Imports – Updated Textiles and Clothing 2019 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports – Updated Changes in the regulation of nitrification and urease inhibitors. Nitrification and urease inhibitors imported…

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Customs training exercise results in arrests of drug traffickers

World Customs Organization trainers were advising Bolivian customs officers about Container Control Programme. Training experts from the World Customs Organization (WCO) were conducting an initial training on risk profiling of containers in La Paz, Bolivia, in April, within the framework…

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EU and New Zealand complete fourth round of trade negotiations

The European Commission says negotiators achieved good progress across all discussed areas. Trade negotiators from the European Union (EU) were in New Zealand from May 13-17 for the fourth round of negotiations for a trade agreement between the EU and…

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Canadian exporters’ confidence is falling according to EDC

The slide is broad-based, led by a weaker outlook for international business opportunities. According to a semi-annual report from Export Development Canada (EDC), trade confidence among Canada’s exporters fell to its lowest level since the European debt crisis seven years…

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WTO report underlines Canada’s trade achievements

The WTO notes that Canada continues to pursue reciprocal FTAs and seeks to modernize older agreements. The World Trade Organization (WTO) Secretariat issued its Trade Policy Review report on Canada’s international trade performance for the period 2015-2019. Trade Policy Reviews…

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