CERS | Canadian Export Reporting System

What is CERS? The Canadian Export Reporting System (CERS) is a self-service web portal that Canadian exporters use to report their exported goods to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).  CERS replaced the Canadian Automated Export Declaration System (CAED) on September 30, 2020. As a result, the B13A Export Declaration Form is longer accepted and

Canada Responds to U.S. with Aluminum Surtax

Canada Responds to U.S. With Aluminum Surtax Effective August 16, 2020, the United States (U.S.) applied a 10% tariff on imports of certain aluminum products imported from Canada. In response, the Government of Canada has issued a notice stating they will countermeasure with their own 10% surtax on imports of aluminum and aluminum-containing products from

Canada Customs Trade Compliance Audit Targets

Canada Customs Trade Compliance Audit Targets Importers and exporters are ultimately responsible for reporting shipment information to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). The CBSA manages trade compliance by conducting audits randomly or by identifying specific products as audit targets. Random verifications are completed throughout the year to assess voluntary compliance by Canadian importers. Targeted