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Certain oil country tubular goods and certain seamless casing

May 25, 2020The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today concluded re‑investigations of the normal values and export prices of certai…

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25 May 2020, 15:12:22 -0400

Concrete reinforcing bar, Statement of reasons - Expiry review determinations

May 25, 2020Concerning expiry review determinations under paragraph 76.03(7)(a) of the Special Import Measures Act regarding the dumping and…

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25 May 2020, 15:08:16 -0400

Little Gold Creek border crossing opening delayed due to COVID-19

May 25, 2020The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is advising travellers that the seasonal opening of the Little Gold Creek port of entry…

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25 May 2020, 12:22:37 -0400

CSCB Member Forum (5): What COVID-19 means for your business Recording

This is an edited and condensed recording of the fifth CSCB Member Forum: What COVID-19 means for your business. Presented on: May 22,…

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22 May 2020, 16:35:09 -0400

D22-1-1, Administrative Monetary Penalty System

May 22, 2020This memorandum describes the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS). In Brief This me…

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22 May 2020, 09:42:43 -0400

D10-14-29, Tariff Classification of Gloves

May 22, 2020This memorandum explains the Canada Border Services Agency's (CBSA) administrative policy regarding the tariff classification of gloves.&n…

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22 May 2020, 09:40:07 -0400

COVID-19 Announcement from the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (4)

May 13, 2020This notice from the CITT is about measures put in place in the current pandemic emergency. Accessible to: EveryoneTopic(s): Act…

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13 May 2020, 12:56:47 -0400

Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED)

May 11, 2020The Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) program will be decommissioned on September 30, 2020. The CAED non-technical support…

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11 May 2020, 09:08:10 -0400

CIFFA announces Winner of Donna Letterio Award

TORONTO, May 7, 2020.—CIFFA, the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association, is pleased to announce the winner of the 2020 Donna Lett…

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7 May 2020, 17:55:43 -0400

Sylvie Vachon Recipient of CIFFA’s 2020 Donna Letterio Leadership Award

TORONTO, May 7, 2020.—CIFFA, the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association, is pleased to announce the winner of the…

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7 May 2020, 14:23:26 -0400

D11-4-27 (Revised) - Canada–Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement (CCRFTA): Costa Rica Free Zone Regime

May 7, 2020This memorandum contains the regulations and information for determining whether Canada-Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement (CCR…

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7 May 2020, 10:16:05 -0400

Modal Update April 2020-Marine and Truck

Modal Update April 2020-Marine and Truck The CBSA is making progress towards the expanded use of email and fax in lieu of paper submissions of commerc…

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4 May 2020, 07:55:57 -0400

Modal Update April 2020-Air and Rail

In the Airfreight Sector this April: The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration gave airlines the green light to carry cargo in the passenger cabin to m…

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1 May 2020, 14:48:43 -0400

Container imbalances and COVID-19: Freight forwarders’ role in finding solutions to the problems of today

As this latest document from FIATA notes, the issue of container imbalances in the maritime supply chain is not a new industry issue, driven by variou…

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1 May 2020, 11:41:56 -0400

Marsh examines evolving implications of insurance and risk management

Marsh and Marsh & McLennan have released a report, COVID-19: Evolving Insurance and Risk Management Implications Given the far-reaching business i…

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1 May 2020, 11:24:48 -0400

Don’t miss our fourth CSCB Member Forum tomorrow!

April 30, 2020Don’t miss our fourth CSCB Member Forum tomorrow, May 1st at 1 pm ET! This week's theme is Best practices for communicating with c…

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30 Apr 2020, 15:32:34 -0400

CUSMA implementation slated for July 1

By Kim Biggar  Canada, Mexico and the United States have each ratified the Canada-U.S.-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA)—as it’s known in Cana…

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28 Apr 2020, 15:18:42 -0400

D11-5-16, Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Rules of Origin

April 28, 2020This new memorandum describes the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Rules of Origi…

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28 Apr 2020, 09:42:40 -0400

CSCB Member Forum (3): What COVID-19 means for your business Recording

This is an edited and condensed recording of the third CSCB Member Forum: What COVID-19 means for your business. Presented on: April 24, 202…

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24 Apr 2020, 11:24:20 -0400

Recording of the second CSCB Member Forum now available

April 21, 2020The recording and presentation from the second CSCB Member Forum on What COVID-19 means for your business, held on April 17, is now…

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21 Apr 2020, 16:05:13 -0400

Business Number Email Option

April 20, 2020Members who do not have access to a fax machine can now email the CRA for a business number.  Customs brokers should call 1-800-959…

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20 Apr 2020, 15:31:27 -0400

CSCB Member Forum (2): What COVID-19 means for your business Recording

This is an edited and condensed recording of the second CSCB Member Forum: What COVID-19 means for your business. Presented on: April 17, 20…

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17 Apr 2020, 15:27:48 -0400

Announcement re postponement of CARM solution deployment

April 16, 2020CBSA Vice-Presidents Lisa Anawati and Peter Hill have announced that the CARM solution will not deploy in Summer 2021. Related consultat…

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16 Apr 2020, 13:21:32 -0400

K36A – Ships Stores Declaration and Clearance Certificate

April 14, 2020The following has been updated on the CBSA website: K36A – Ships Stores Declaration and Clearance Certificatehttps://www.cbsa-asfc…

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14 Apr 2020, 10:12:21 -0400

ARL Bulletin #55: Extension of Timeframes : Functional guidance on interest charges

April 12, 2020CBSA has issued details regarding the application of interest. In the event that importers are unable to pay their SOA in full on June 3…

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12 Apr 2020, 11:07:42 -0400

ARL Bulletin #54: Extension of Timeframes : Functional guidance on past due items

April 11, 2020Due date for debt issued before March 25, 2020:  Debt due before March 25, 2020 is payable on the due date identified on the SOA. D…

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11 Apr 2020, 11:24:51 -0400

D3-1-5, International commercial transportation

April 9, 2020This memorandum outlines the conditions under which foreign-based conveyances and containers used in the international commerci…

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9 Apr 2020, 12:56:01 -0400

Include Freight Forwarders as Essential Service: CIFFA Letter to Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

200407 Letter to Minister of Public Safety- Freight Forwarders are an Essential Service The post Include Freight Forwarders as Essential Service: CIFF…

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7 Apr 2020, 14:27:03 -0400

Include Freight Forwarders as Essential Service: CIFFA Letter to Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

April 7, 2020. Att. Hon. Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Bill.Blair@parl.gc.ca Dear Minister Blair, The Canadian Int…

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7 Apr 2020, 13:58:15 -0400

CIFFA Letter to CBSA on Minimizing Risk to Trade

April 7, 2020. Att. Mr. John Ossowski, CBSA President (john.ossowski@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca)Mr. Paul Rochon, Finance Canada Deputy Minister (paul.rochon@cana…

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7 Apr 2020, 13:55:11 -0400

CIFFA Letter to CBSA on Minimizing Risk to Trade

200407 Letter to CBSA re. Minimizing Risk to Trade The post CIFFA Letter to CBSA on Minimizing Risk to Trade appeared first on CIFFA.

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7 Apr 2020, 13:17:03 -0400

CIFFA Letter to Premier of Ontario-Essential Services and Importer Closures

200406 CIFFA Letter to Premier of Ontario-Essential Services and Importer Closures The post CIFFA Letter to Premier of Ontario-Essential Services and…

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6 Apr 2020, 12:12:19 -0400

Corrosion-resistant Steel Sheet, Statement of Reasons

April 6, 2020Concerning the preliminary determinations with respect to the dumping and subsidizing of certain corrosion-resistant steel sheet originat…

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6 Apr 2020, 11:48:01 -0400

CIFFA Letter to Premier of Ontario on Essential Services and Importer Closures

April 6, 2020. Att. Doug Ford, Premier, Province of Ontario Dear Premier Ford, Thank you very much for your response and listing of essential business…

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6 Apr 2020, 11:20:51 -0400

Thunder Bay Office Closure

April 6, 2020The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Thunder Bay office advises the Thunder Bay commercial and local business community that the CBSA…

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6 Apr 2020, 09:53:15 -0400

Tax and Duty Flexibility could be Lifeline for Canadian Businesses

CIFFA Letter to Canada Revenue Agency and to Canada Border Services Agency, requesting consideration of an extension in the payment of duties and taxe…

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27 Mar 2020, 13:52:57 -0400

CIFFA Letter-Extension of Payment on Duties and Taxes

200327 CIFFA Letter-Extension of Payment on Duties and Taxes The post CIFFA Letter-Extension of Payment on Duties and Taxes appeared first on CIFFA.

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27 Mar 2020, 12:30:57 -0400

COVID-19 Resources

CIFFA is featuring a list of tools and resources to assist you and inform you during the COVID-19 crisis. If you have relevant updates to this effect…

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27 Mar 2020, 09:41:45 -0400

CBSA Message: TCC20-038 - Decommissioning of Legacy OGD Release Service Options (SO463 and SO471) / Mise hors service des anciennes options de service de mainlevée des autres ministères (OS 463 et OS 471)

March 26, 2020Further to our message of March 23, 2020, here is another notice of CBSA’s intention to postpone decommissioning of the Legac…

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26 Mar 2020, 11:16:07 -0400

CIFFA calls for uniform federal definition of essential and non-essential services and products

March 25, 2020. Att. François Legault, Premier, Province of Quebec Att. Doug Ford, Premier, Province of Ontario Dear Premiers, The Canadian Int…

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25 Mar 2020, 15:58:36 -0400

CIFFA Letter to Provinces-Essential Services and Supply Chain Continuity

200325 CIFFA Letter to Provinces-Essential Services and Supply Chain Continuity The post CIFFA Letter to Provinces-Essential Services and Supply Chain…

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25 Mar 2020, 15:56:32 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

March 24, 2020The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on March 14 and 21, 2020. Commissions Canadian International Trade…

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24 Mar 2020, 10:31:06 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

March 24, 2020The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on March 14 and 21, 2020. Commissions Canadian International Trade…

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24 Mar 2020, 10:31:06 -0400

Global Trade After the Pandemic: How Will It Be Affected?

March 18 The post Global Trade After the Pandemic: How Will It Be Affected? appeared first on CIFFA.

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18 Mar 2020, 15:39:25 -0400

SIMA Registry temporary delivery changes

March 18, 2020In response to the current pandemic situation, while ensuring the ongoing delivery of our services, we would like to advise you of the f…

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18 Mar 2020, 09:25:33 -0400

New Canadian Travel Controls Do Not Apply to Trade

March 17 The post New Canadian Travel Controls Do Not Apply to Trade appeared first on CIFFA.

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17 Mar 2020, 11:15:55 -0400

D11-8-6, Interpretation of Section 3 of the Imported Goods Records Regulations

March 16, 2020This memorandum explains the Canada Border Services Agency's (CBSA) policy regarding section 3 of the Imported Goods Records R…

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16 Mar 2020, 13:26:32 -0400

Canada Considers Border Closure over Coronavirus Concerns

March 16 The post Canada Considers Border Closure over Coronavirus Concerns appeared first on CIFFA.

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16 Mar 2020, 11:09:03 -0400

FIATA World Congress – DEMURRAGE AND DETENTION IN CONTAINER SHIPPING

FIATA_World_Congress_DEMURRAGE-AND-DETENTION-IN-CONTAINER-SHIPPING The post FIATA World Congress – DEMURRAGE AND DETENTION IN CONTAINER SHIPPING…

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13 Mar 2020, 14:27:44 -0400

191220 Letter regarding Detention and Demurrage

191220 Letter regarding Detention and Demurrage The post 191220 Letter regarding Detention and Demurrage appeared first on CIFFA.

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13 Mar 2020, 14:23:05 -0400

200217 Letter CN Blockades

200217-Letter-CN-Blockades The post 200217 Letter CN Blockades appeared first on CIFFA.

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13 Mar 2020, 14:20:17 -0400

CIFFA Letter to Minister of Transport Regarding Detention and Demurrage Process

191220 Letter from CIFFA to Transport Canada The post CIFFA Letter to Minister of Transport Regarding Detention and Demurrage Process appeared first o…

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13 Mar 2020, 14:14:27 -0400

200127 CIFFA Submission to Transport Canada on Examples of Hard to Screen Cargo

200127 CIFFA Submission to Transport Canada on examples of Hard to Screen Cargo (002) The post 200127 CIFFA Submission to Transport Canada on Examples…

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13 Mar 2020, 14:09:50 -0400

200217 Letter CN-Blockades

200217-Letter-CN-Blockades The post 200217 Letter CN-Blockades appeared first on CIFFA.

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13 Mar 2020, 13:58:54 -0400

Importing into Canada under CARM

CBSA is getting ready for the initial launch of the CARM Client Portal in winter 2020/21 for importers and customs brokers. This newsletter presents t…

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12 Mar 2020, 12:54:36 -0400

D2-3-6, Non-commercial Provincial Tax Collection Programs

March 10, 2020This memorandum provides general information for administering agreements between the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and prov…

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10 Mar 2020, 14:07:04 -0400

2019 Transition Engine Annual Report Reminder

March 5, 2020With the implementation of the Canada Border Services Agency’s Single Window Initiative to the commodities regulated by the Transpo…

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5 Mar 2020, 16:06:30 -0500

CBSA Message (TCC 20-026): New ECCRD Addendum Documents | Nouveaux documents d'addenda au DECCE

March 5, 2020The CBSA would like to advise stakeholders that further systems enhancements to move towards fulsome electronic house bill functionality…

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5 Mar 2020, 11:07:51 -0500

Canada Gazette - Official Regulations

March 4, 2020The following was published in Part II of the Canada Gazette on January 22 and February 19, 2020. Cannabis Fees Order (Exemptions &m…

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4 Mar 2020, 09:48:36 -0500

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

March 4, 2020The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette in January and February 2020. Commissions Canada Border Servic…

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4 Mar 2020, 09:32:50 -0500