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CIFFA Letter of Support for Maintenance of Port Activities, Port of Montreal

CIFFA Letter of Support for Maintenance of Port Activities, Port of Montreal…

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12 Jun 2019, 10:56:24 -0400

Cannabis and the workplace: a primer

Associate Member firm Fernandes Hearn’s held its Annual Maritime Conference, January 16 in Toronto. Attendees were offered a look at the Canadia…

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11 Jun 2019, 15:34:46 -0400

Delivered By Drone

The sky’s the limit when it comes to the impact on product delivery by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones. Aside from the introduction of…

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11 Jun 2019, 15:34:41 -0400

CBSA Single Window

Advocacy is one of CIFFA’s three key pillars. On the Customs-related front, here is an update of several initiatives CIFFA has been closely moni…

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11 Jun 2019, 15:34:36 -0400

Blockchain Technology Defined

“How many of you have a good understanding of blockchain?” Few people indicated that they do. So, although blockchain is a much-discussed…

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11 Jun 2019, 15:34:31 -0400

The Sharing Economy: Access to Assets

The worldwide popularity of taxi-app Uber means the word probably needs little explanation. But the type of service Uber offers, with the use of priva…

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11 Jun 2019, 15:34:26 -0400

5 Steps to Implementing Cybersecurity

As new cyberthreats emerge on a daily basis, the ability to track and prepare to face these threats will become instrumental to organizations looking…

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11 Jun 2019, 13:40:23 -0400

Updates to the CBSA Export Webpages

June 10, 2019The CBSA has advised that the Export webpage content has been improved to be more user friendly: Exporting commercial goods. As well, CBS…

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10 Jun 2019, 13:06:06 -0400

CBSA Message (TCC19-054) - TCCU Client Service Survey – Telephone Communications

June 10, 2019Clients Affected: All clients who transmit data electronically and/or using the eManifest portal. In our continuing series of tips t…

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10 Jun 2019, 11:10:18 -0400

CBSA Message (TCC19-052) – Changes to The Single Window Initiative (SWI) Integrated Import Declaration (IID) Regulated Commodities Data Element Matching Criteria

June 7, 2019Clients Affected: All importers and brokers using the IID The CBSA is pleased to announce that Trade Chain Partners can now use the S…

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7 Jun 2019, 11:46:54 -0400

Reminder: Amended SWI ECCRD – Update

June 6, 2019Please note that one should not make any systems changes until CBSA re-issues the amended version of the ECCRD. In our May 22 message to m…

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6 Jun 2019, 13:27:09 -0400

CBSA provides updates on its initiatives to industry stakeholders

June 5, 2019On May 29 and 30, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) held three industry consultitive meetings during which they provided upda…

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5 Jun 2019, 13:22:27 -0400

CBSA provides updates on its initiatives to industry stakeholders

June 5, 2019On May 29 and 30, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) held three industry consultitive meetings during which they provided upda…

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5 Jun 2019, 13:22:27 -0400

Amended SWI ECCRD – Update

June 4, 2019In our May 22 message to members, the CSCB advised members that CBSA was exploring options to further facilitate full transition to the II…

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4 Jun 2019, 07:57:36 -0400

CBSA Message (TCC19-050) - TCCU Client Service Survey – Website resources

June 3, 2019Clients Affected: All clients who transmit data electronically and/or using the eManifest portal. In the Client Service Survey last f…

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3 Jun 2019, 08:31:52 -0400

CBSA Message (TCC19-050) - TCCU Client Service Survey – Website resources

June 3, 2019Clients Affected: All clients who transmit data electronically and/or using the eManifest portal. In the Client Service Survey last f…

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3 Jun 2019, 08:31:52 -0400

Oil Country Tubular Goods and Seamless Casing, Notice of Conclusion of Normal Value and Export Price Review

May 31, 2019The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has today concluded a normal value and export price review to update the normal values and export…

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31 May 2019, 09:53:04 -0400

D19-13-2, Importing and Exporting Firearms, Weapons and Devices

May 29, 2019This memorandum outlines how tariff item 9898.00.00 of the Customs Tariff, the Criminal Code, the Firearms Act, and th…

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29 May 2019, 14:55:45 -0400

CIFFA Letter regarding West Coast Longshore labour dispute

CIFFA Letter regarding West Coast Longshore labour dispute…

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29 May 2019, 13:12:24 -0400

CIFFA Elects 2019 – 2020 Board of Directors

Christina Forth, (left) and Tiffany Vandenberghe, new CIFFA Directors. TORONTO May 27, 2019 — CIFFA (The Canadian International Freight Forwarde…

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27 May 2019, 12:02:55 -0400

Certain Hollow Structural Sections, Statement of Reasons

May 24, 2019Concerning an expiry review determination under paragraph 76.03(7)(a) of the Special Import Measures Act respecting certain hollow structu…

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24 May 2019, 15:32:55 -0400

Certain hot-rolled carbon steel plate, Expiry Review No. RR-2013-002

May 24, 2019On December 27, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), pursuant to subsection 76.03(3) of the Special Import Measures Act…

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24 May 2019, 11:06:56 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

May 23, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on May 18, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Notice No…

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23 May 2019, 15:35:48 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

May 23, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on May 18, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Notice No…

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23 May 2019, 15:35:48 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

May 23, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on May 18, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Notice No…

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23 May 2019, 15:35:48 -0400

Notice of Initiation of Expedited Review: Liquid Dielectric Transformers

May 17, 2019The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has initiated an expedited review of certain liquid dielectric transformers (transformers) h…

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17 May 2019, 15:21:23 -0400

CFIA Scheduled System Maintenance, May 21

May 17, 2019As part of ongoing efforts to improve client service, please be advised that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will be performing…

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17 May 2019, 14:08:40 -0400

Normal operations resume at the Prescott port of entry

May 17, 2019The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to report normal operations have now resumed at the Prescott port of entry, which rece…

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17 May 2019, 11:19:33 -0400

The Prescott port of entry is experiencing a service disruption

May 17, 2019 The Prescott port of entry is currently experiencing a service disruption and border users may encounter delays. Until further notice, th…

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17 May 2019, 09:43:16 -0400

D. Steeves v. CBSA, Appeal No. AP-2017-062

May 17, 2019Decision and reasons issued Friday, December 21, 2018 IN THE MATTER OF an appeal heard on August 30, 2018, pursuant to subsection 67(…

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17 May 2019, 09:40:26 -0400

D. Steeves v. CBSA, Appeal No. AP-2017-062

May 17, 2019Decision and reasons issued Friday, December 21, 2018 IN THE MATTER OF an appeal heard on August 30, 2018, pursuant to subsection 67(…

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17 May 2019, 09:40:26 -0400

CITT Public Hearings Schedule

May 17, 2019The following is a schedule for upcoming CITT public hearings. Prior to attending, interested persons should verify the Tribunal…

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17 May 2019, 09:35:57 -0400

CITT Public Hearings Schedule

May 17, 2019The following is a schedule for upcoming CITT public hearings. Prior to attending, interested persons should verify the Tribunal…

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17 May 2019, 09:35:57 -0400

Government of Canada announces new Administrative Monetary Penalties for companies that break federal food safety rules

May 16, 2019...Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced that Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) of up to $15,000 can now be issued for v…

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16 May 2019, 11:28:35 -0400

Canada Gazette - Official Regulations

May 16, 2019The following was published in Part II of the Canada Gazette on May 1 and 15, 2019. United States Surtax Remission Order, No. 2019-1&…

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16 May 2019, 11:05:18 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

May 16, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on May 4 and 11, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Not…

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16 May 2019, 10:41:37 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

May 16, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on May 4 and 11, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Not…

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16 May 2019, 10:41:37 -0400

Canadian small businesses invited to develop innovative solutions to two new [CBSA] challenges

May 15, 2019...Through the Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC) program, government departments are inviting small businesses to come up with a…

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15 May 2019, 10:10:46 -0400

Canadian small businesses invited to develop innovative solutions to two new [CBSA] challenges

May 15, 2019...Through the Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC) program, government departments are inviting small businesses to come up with a…

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15 May 2019, 10:10:46 -0400

Trade by exporter and importer characteristics: Goods, 2018

May 14, 2019Almost 180,000 Canadian enterprises imported or exported over $1 trillion in goods in 2018. Nearly 90% of this ac…

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14 May 2019, 10:17:45 -0400

Certain Hot-rolled Carbon Steel Plate, Notice of Initiation of Expiry Review Investigation

May 14, 2019On May 9, 2019, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), pursuant to subsection 76.03(3) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA…

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14 May 2019, 09:08:59 -0400

D19-8-5, Import Prohibitions and Requirements for Commercial Importers of Aquatic Species and for Travellers Under the Aquatic Invasive Species Regulations

May 13, 2019The following has been updated and is available in its entirety on the CBSA website: Memorandum D19-8-5, Import Prohibitions and Requireme…

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13 May 2019, 13:40:48 -0400

Chief Mountain re-opens for the season, Wild Horse extending hours

May 13, 2019The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to announce that the Chief Mountain port of entry is re-opening for the season, beginn…

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13 May 2019, 13:36:32 -0400

Certain Hollow Structural Sections, Notice of Expiry Review Decision

May 9, 2019On December 10, 2018, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), pursuant to subsection 76.03(3) of the Special Import Measures Act…

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9 May 2019, 11:15:45 -0400

Don’t miss your opportunity to participate in the CBSA CERS Pilot Project! Deadline to volunteer is May 9th

May 8, 2019Don’t miss your opportunity to participate!  CBSA is looking for exporters and custom service providers to participate in a pilo…

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8 May 2019, 08:08:40 -0400

CBSA Message (TCC19-038) - Changes to The Single Window Initiative (SWI) Integrated Import Declaration (IID) Regulated Commodities

May 6, 2019Clients Affected: All importers and brokers using the IID The CBSA is pleased to announce that Trade Chain Partners can now use the SW…

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6 May 2019, 13:17:47 -0400

Nitisinone Capsules, Inquiry No. NQ-2018-005

May 6, 2019INTRODUCTION 1. The mandate of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) in this inquiry[1] is to determine whether the dump…

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6 May 2019, 11:47:52 -0400

Nitisinone Capsules, Inquiry No. NQ-2018-005

May 6, 2019INTRODUCTION 1. The mandate of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) in this inquiry[1] is to determine whether the dump…

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6 May 2019, 11:47:52 -0400

Copper Tube, Statement of Reasons

May 6, 2019Concerning the expiry review determination regarding the dumping of copper tube from Brazil, China, Greece, Mexico and South Korea, and the…

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6 May 2019, 11:17:08 -0400

Export Pilot Project – May 9th Deadline fast approaching

May 2, 2019CBSA is looking for exporters and custom service providers to participate in a pilot project to test the new export reporting system, CERS…

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2 May 2019, 08:12:18 -0400

Les travailleurs peuvent maintenant suivre leur dossier de réclamation en ligne!

May 1, 2019Les travailleurs du Québec qui se retrouvent en situation de réclamation à la CNESST en raison d’un accident du…

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1 May 2019, 09:03:11 -0400

D19-6-3, Importation of Energy-using Products

April 29, 2019This memorandum has been revised to reflect the Amendment 14 to the Energy Efficiency Regulations, 2016, published in Canada Gazette II…

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29 Apr 2019, 13:35:51 -0400

D2-5-12, Telephone Reporting for General Aviation and Private Boats

April 29, 2019This memorandum was expanded in September 2018 to include guidelines and requirements related to CBSA services at a Fixed Base Operator…

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29 Apr 2019, 13:26:11 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

April 26, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on April 27, 2019. Canadian International Trade Tribunal Appeals Notic…

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26 Apr 2019, 14:44:09 -0400

The Prime Minister announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service

April 26, 2019The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service: ... Kristina Namies…

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26 Apr 2019, 13:01:49 -0400

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

April 24, 2019The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on March 23, April 6, April 13 and April 20, 2019. Canadian Internation…

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24 Apr 2019, 15:24:58 -0400

Surtax and CITT Recommendations

April 23, 2019Recent reports have correctly stated that surtax on certain goods will continue to apply on goods released up to and including on April…

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23 Apr 2019, 12:24:10 -0400

Surtax and CITT Recommendations

April 23, 2019Recent reports have correctly stated that surtax on certain goods will continue to apply on goods released up to and including on April…

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23 Apr 2019, 12:24:10 -0400

CIFFA Letter regarding West Coast Longshore labour dispute

CIFFA Letter regarding West Coast Longshore labour dispute…

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23 Apr 2019, 12:22:03 -0400

Hot-rolled Carbon Steel Plate and High-strength Low-alloy Steel Plate, Interim Review No. RD-2016-002

April 12, 2019IN THE MATTER OF an interim review, pursuant to subsection 76.01(1) of the Special Import Measures Act, of the order made by the Canadia…

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12 Apr 2019, 15:07:01 -0400