Jul 16, 2018

Canada Accepting Applications for Retaliatory Surtax Exemptions

Industry Updates

Canada Accepting Applications for Retaliatory Surtax Exemptions The Government of Canada is now accepting applications from Canadian Importers to remove or refund the United States retaliatory surtax currently being assessed or previously paid on certain U.S. origin goods. Instances that may qualify for the exemption include: Situations of short supply within Canada; Contractual requirements that were in place

Jun 29, 2018

Canada Finalizes List of Retaliatory Tariffs

Industry Updates

Canada Releases Final List of U.S. Goods Targeted by Retaliatory Tariffs The Government of Canada has finalized the list of U.S. products that will be subject to retaliatory tariffs. On July 1, Canada will impose approximately $16.6 billion in surtaxes on imports originating out of the United States in response to U.S. actions on certain steel

Jun 19, 2018

CFIA Announces Safe Food for Canadians Regulations

Industry Updates

CFIA Announces Safe Food for Canadians Regulations Last week the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced the release of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR), to come into effect on January 15, 2019. Supplementing the Safe Food for Canadians Act (2012), the purpose of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations is to make food