We’re Moving! New Halifax Office Opens September 25!

PF Collins is pleased to announce that our Halifax team is moving to a new location! To better suit our clients needs, we are expanding our operations to a larger and more modern office and warehousing facility.  Effective September 25, 2017, we will be located on 10 Morris Drive, Unit 22 in the Burnside Industrial

Duty Rate Reductions for Canada-EFTA While CETA Faces Further Delays

Effective July 1, 2017, duty rate reductions will be applied to specific commodities when imported under the Canada-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement. Countries falling under the Canada-EFTA are Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Tariffs reduced: The following reductions in duty rates for specific products under the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) and General Preferential Tariff

CBSA Increasing Compliance Audits on Importers

As a result of the 2017 Spring Auditor General’s Report, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is stepping up their border enforcement measures and increasing compliance audits on Importers. Recommendations to the CBSA from the Auditor General include: Collecting proper descriptions of imported goods at the time of entry; Increasing the amount of monetary penalties; Reducing