Notice to Exporters and Brokers – Export and Brokering of items listed on the Export Control List and the Brokering Control List to Belarus

November 10, 2020

Canada remains deeply concerned by the Government of Belarus’ ongoing campaign of repression and state-sponsored violence against public protests and the activities of opposition groups since the fraudulent presidential elections in August 2020.

New Requirement for the Export of Fish and Seafood to Ukraine

November 4, 2020

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated the Food export requirements library to include the requirement for establishments to be on an Export Eligibility List before exporting fish and seafood to Ukraine.

GCP - Extension of transition period / GCP - Prolongation de la période de transition

November 4, 2020

Extension of transition period: United States – Canada Greenhouse-Grown Plant Certification Program (GCP)

US CBP Update: Section 232 on Imports of Aluminum Articles from Canada

October 29, 2020


On October 27, 2020 the President issued a Presidential Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States, reinstating Canada’s exclusion from additional 10 percent duties under Section 232 on certain non-alloyed unwrought aluminum articles. This Proclamation amends Presidential Proclamation 10060 of August 6, 2020.

New Food Export Certificate for Seal Oil to Norway

October 19, 2020

CFIA has updated the Food export requirements library to include the export of seal oil to Norway. The required document is the Health Certificate Covering Raw and Refine Seal Oil, and Seal Oil in Gelatin Capsules Intended for Human Consumption for Import to Norway (CFIA/ACIA 5899).