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Customs &
Trade News

WTO report underlines Canada's trade achievements. The WTO notes that Canada continues to pursue reciprocal FTAs and seeks to modernize older agreements. More...

Canadian exporters' confidence is falling according to EDC. The slide is broad-based, led by a weaker outlook for international business opportunities. More...

EU and New Zealand complete fourth round of trade negotiations. The European Commission says negotiators achieved good progress across all discussed areas. More...

Customs training exercise results in arrests of drug traffickers. World Customs Organization trainers were advising Bolivian customs officers about Container Control Programme. More...

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 into or sold in Canada are now subject to registration as supplements under the Fertilizers Act and Fertilizers Regulations
  • Canada presents joint action plan on African swine fever at G7 and OIE meetings

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Transport &
Trade News

Canadian railways' freight volumes were up slightly in early June (2019-06-18) For the week ending June 8, carloads were up 1.5 percent and intermodal units up 1.0%. More...

Ports of Seattle and Tacoma total container volumes up 2.1% in May (2019-06-18) International imports were down 4.7 percent, exports were up 6.6 percent over May 2018. More...

Panama Canal will modify tolls structure (2019-06-17) Proposed toll modifications will help retain and attract the container ship segment. More...

CN rail traffic controllers ratify new agreement (2019-06-17) Rail traffic controllers in Canada approve new four-year labour agreement. More...

Electronic logging devices for Canadian truck drivers will become mandatory (2019-06-14) New requirement will come into force on June 12, 2021, replacing paper-based logbooks. More...

Port of Long Beach cargo volumes dropped in May (2019-06-14) A total of 573,623 TEUs moved through the Port in May, 16.6% down compared to the same month in 2018. More...

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