In the past few years, technology has become so sophisticated any shipper or importer can track any shipment worldwide.LEARN MORE
Almost 20 years ago IBM coined the phrase transparent pipeline. Back then, the de rigueur was ecommerce, portals and electronic data interchange (EDI).
The Internal Audit and Program Evaluation Directorate of the Canadian Government published the results of...
Twice a year, CBSA releases its Trade Compliance Verification priorities list. CBSA manages Trade Compliance with the tariff classification; customs valuation and origin programs. Verification is managed by way of random verifications or verification priorities. Some verification priorities carry over from year to year. The overall goal of these verifications is to ensure compliance with customs requirements and to ensure that the correct amount of duties is collected at the time of importation.
If you are new to importing into Canada you may be wondering what is the Canadian Customs Tariff and what exactly is the Harmonized System?
The global economy and trade in Canada and the United States can be complex. To gain a better understanding of the latest trade news it is important to review the terminology related to a country’s imports and exports.
Most Canadian importers purchase goods and materials from the U.S. meaning most Canadian importers end up with U.S. dollar expenses.
As of June 17th, 2019, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Tsawwassen Container Examination Facility (TCEF) is now open.
Fresh, grated, powdered and processed cheese, ice cream, milk, dairy powders and other dairy productsLEARN MORE
Plants, fresh flowers, greenery, trees, seeds and other horticulture related items
Meat and items containing meat products
Wood-fabricated materials such as tables and chairs
Petroleum products, gas, aviation fuel, and liquified natural gas
Polymers such as plastic bottles, plastic toys or plastic utensils and other household materials made of plastic
Fresh fruits and vegetables from around the globeLEARN MORE
Cars, trucks, motorized and self-propelled equipment to be driven on roads or project sites