Canadian international merchandise trade, November 2020

January 12, 2021

In November, Canada's merchandise exports increased 0.5%, with gold exports posting the largest increase. Imports edged down 0.3%, on lower imports of industrial machinery, equipment and parts. As a result, Canada's merchandise trade deficit with the world narrowed from $3.7 billion in October, to $3.3 billion in November.

Latest update for importers and brokers of organic products

January 9, 2021

The purpose of this notice is to inform you that in the week of January 18, 2021, the organic import and admissibility requirements for processed products will be incorporated into AIRS, in accordance with clause 357(3) of Part 13 of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.

EICS Bulletin - Resumption: Comprehensive Review of Supply-Managed TRQs – Phase II

January 7, 2021

Comprehensive Review of the Allocation and Administration of Tariff Rate Quotas for Dairy, Poultry and Egg Products – Resumption of Phase II Consultations

CBSA Message: TCC21-002 - Updates to the Single Window Integrated Import Declaration (IID) ECCRD, Version 4.0

January 7, 2021

The purpose of this notice is to advise Trade Chain Partners (TCPs) of changes to the IID. Effective immediately, the following changes have been made in the production environment:

Updates related to CFIA's plant health program

January 7, 2021

Please be advised that the information on the Importers: understanding feed controls to prevent African swine fever page has been updated.