How will CETA Influence the Importation of Vessels into Canada?

The Prime Minister of Canada is hoping to have C-30, the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA), implemented by July 1, 2017. CETA still has to be ratified by all 28 European Union (EU) countries and 10 regional legislatures. Not all tariffs will enjoy duty free status. Commodities are broken down into seven Staging Categories identified

CBSA Preliminary Determination on Fabricated Steel

CBSA Issues Preliminary Determination on Fabricated Industrial Steel Components for use in Oil, Gas or Mining Industries  Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has issued a Preliminary Determination pursuant to subsection 38(1) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) as part of their investigation into the unfair pricing practices of numerous fabricated steel products being imported

Canada Customs 2017 Trade Compliance Audit Targets

Canada Customs 2017 Trade Compliance Audit Targets As an Importer or Exporter you are ultimately responsible for ensuring compliance with import/export laws and regulations related to your shipments and declarations made to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). CBSA manages trade compliance by performing audits either randomly or through compliance verification priorities. Specified commodities are identified for