EDC forecast says U.S. recovery set to power next global cycle, immediate boon for Canadian companies

November 15, 2014

A new global economic forecast by Export Development Canada (EDC) predicts that the momentum of the nascent U.S. recovery will be the key driver of the next global growth cycle.

You’ve Lost That Latin Feeling

November 6, 2014

It's happening to emerging markets everywhere. Slower growth seems to have taken hold of the world’s ascendant economies. The reasons for decline are manifold: sluggish developed-world growth; internal policy woes; structural constraints; geopolitical developments; weak commodity prices; and the list goes on.

WTO rules against U.S. meat labelling laws

November 6, 2014

Canada has won an important battle in an ongoing trade dispute with the United States over meat labelling laws that have hurt the beef and pork industries.

The World Trade Organization has ruled that U.S. country-of-origin labelling (COOL) rules discriminate against exports from Canada and Mexico.

Export Certificate for Export of Beef to Qatar

November 3, 2014

Please note changes to Meat and Poultry Products in the Manual of Procedures, Chapter 11, Section 11.7.3 - Qatar - Addition of new Annex B - Export Certificate for Export of Beef to Qatar

Governments unveil new model for Port Metro Vancouver's Container Trucking Industry

October 31, 2014

Canada’s Transport Minister, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, and B.C. Transportation and Infrastructure Minister the Honourable Todd Stone today issued the following joint statement to unveil a new model for the container trucking industry serving Port Metro Vancouver and the Lower Mainland.