June 21, 2019

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

Customs Notice 19-12 Courier Low Value Shipment Program Redesign Customs Notice 19-11 Removal of the Interim Highway Process for in-bond Shipments Message to industry – 2019 Food Preparations Tariff Rate Quota. Food preparations containing more than 10 per cent but…

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The European Union has a $15 billion trade surplus with Canada

The UK was the largest importer of goods from Canada while Germany was the main exporter to Canada. According to Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union (EU), in 2018 Canada was the EU’s 12th largest partner for imports…

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Ottawa invests in upgrades to Hamilton International Airport

Hamilton International is Canada’s largest overnight express cargo airport and hub for ecommerce. The Government of Canada announced a major investment of $18.5 million for a project that will increase efficiency at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. The project…

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Opening of a new container examination facility at the Port of Vancouver

CBSA will use facility for examinations of marine containers from the Deltaport terminal and Fraser Surrey Docks The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) and the Tsawwassen First Nation (TFN) officially opened on June 17…

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Mexico becomes the first country to ratify the new NAFTA

The Mexican Senate ratified on Wednesday the new Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement. Mexico has formally ratified the new North American free trade agreement with Canada and the United States, becoming the first of three countries to give the green light to…

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