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Customs &
Trade News

Canadian trade deficit drops to $2.9 billion in February. Statistics Canada says exports were down 1.3% while imports declined 1.6%. More...

Softwood lumber: Canada will appeal WTO findings on U.S. zeroing calculations. Zeroing allows to disregard transactions which would otherwise lower the rate of punitive duty. More...

EU reports progress in trade negotiations with Mercosur, Indonesia, and Australia. Negotiations with the countries and group will enter more rounds throughout the summer. More...

The pace of economic growth is still slowing down in most major economies. The OECD's indicators point to slowing growth in Canada, the U.S., Japan and the United Kingdom. More...

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

  • Customs Notice 18-17 Provisional Safeguard Measures Imposed on the Importation of Certain Steel Goods
  • Canada imposes additional sanctions on the Maduro regime in Venezuela
  • Textiles and Clothing Free Trade Agreement Tariff Preference Level Utilization 2019 Imports - Updated
  • Textiles and Clothing 2019 Tariff Preference Level Utilization NAFTA Exports - Updated

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Transport &
Trade News

European Union updates list of banned or restricted airlines (2019-04-18) 120 airlines do not meet international safety standards and are banned from EU skies. More...

U.S. international trade deficit decreased to $49.4 billion in February (2019-04-18) Exports totaled $209.7 billion, $2.3 billion more than December, imports were $259.1 billion, up $0.6 billion. More...

Port of New Orleans container terminal will get new 100-foot gantry cranes (2019-04-17) The new cranes will increase efficiency to accommodate larger and wider ships more quickly. More...

Canadian manufacturing sales edged down 0.2% in February (2019-04-17) Statistics Canada says sales were down in 15 of 21 industries, led by the motor vehicle assembly industry. More...

New legislation will modernize Canada's pilotage service for commercial ships (2019-04-16) New rules will ensure safe navigation and improve the efficiency of Canada's transportation system. More...

Port of Los Angeles volumes increased 12.7% in March (2019-04-16) March imports increased 12.4 percent to 297,187 TEUs compared to the previous year. More...

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