Statement by Minister Ng on U.S. duties on softwood lumber products from Canada

August 4, 2022

Today, the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development, issued the following statement regarding the final results of the third administrative reviews by the U.S. Department of Commerce of its anti-dumping and countervailing duty orders on certain softwood lumber products from Canada:

Update on Brazil restrictions due to the HPAI in Canada / Mise à jour des restrictions liées à l'IAHP au Canada

July 22, 2022

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Please be advised that effective July 18, 2022, Brazil has recognized Canada's zoning approach for live poultry and hatching eggs. Imports are not allowed for products originating or transiting through Primary Control Zones established by CFIA in affected provinces. For any questions please follow usual CFIA communication pathways.

Import Control System 2 (ICS2), the European Union Advance Cargo Information System

July 1, 2022

The Import Control System 2 (ICS2), the European Union Advance Cargo Information System launched on 15 March 2021.  The next phase of the ICS2 system - Release 2 - will go live on 1 March 2023.

Amendments to the Export Permits Regulations

June 21, 2022

The Export Permits Regulations (the Regulations) establish requirements on the information that permit applicants must provide as part of the export permit application process, and the procedures governing the issuance and use of exports permits for “Strategic and Military Goods and Technology” and “Certain Forest Products” listed on the Export Control List.