[US] Lawmakers, Meat Industry Seek Delay in Origin Labeling Rules

January 29, 2014

An omnibus fiscal year 2014 appropriations bill making its way through Congress includes a provision urging the Department of Agriculture to delay revised regulations concerning the country of origin labeling of meat products...

Hong Kong - Certification Requirements

January 29, 2014

Please be advised that the following has been updated on the CFIA web site:
Hong Kong - Certification Requirements:

D13-4-3, Customs Valuation: Price Paid or Payable

January 29, 2014

The following has been updated and is available on the CBSA website:
Memorandum D13-4-3, Customs Valuation: Price Paid or Payable

Softwood Lumber quota for February 2014

January 29, 2014

Please be advised that as the prevailing monthly price for February 2014 exceeds US $355. Charges and volume restraints under the Softwood Lumber Agreement will not be applicable during the month of February 2014.

Government helps food processors reach export markets

January 24, 2014

On behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux (Glengarry—Prescott—Russell) and Member of Parliament Chungsen Leung (Willowdale) announced today an investment of up to $2.65 million to the Canadian Food Exporters Association (CFEA) to help food and beverage processors increase their competitiveness in key global markets around the world.