Vancouver port defers truck age ban program to April 3, 2023

September 8, 2022

The Port of Vancouver will defer implementation of the Rolling Truck Age Program by a final six months to April 3, 2023, according to a letter issued by the port authority on Sept. 3.

The program banning container-hauling trucks with model years older than 2006 in a bid to control emissions was expected to go into effect on Sept. 15.

Webinar Reminder: Overview of Food Product Innovation Regulatory Changes / Rappel du webinaire sur l'Aperçu des modifications réglementaires en matière d'innovation pour les produits alimentaires

September 7, 2022

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On July 6, 2022, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) published amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations and the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations related to the Food Product Innovation initiative.

This is a reminder that the CFIA is hosting webinars to provide an overview of the food labelling changes to industry and other stakeholders.

TCC22-075- Fourth Quarter Interest Rate 2022 / TCC22-075 - Taux d'intérêt du quatrième trimestre 2022

August 20, 2022

Clients Affected: All clients and service providers who transmit trade data using EDI and Portal.

The annual interest rate for the fourth quarter of 2022 (October 1st to December 31st, 2022) will be 2.4461.

Latest update for importers and brokers of organic products / Dernières mises à jour pour les importateurs et courtiers de produits biologiques

August 12, 2022

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The import and admissibility requirements for all the end uses of organic Dairy products from chapters 04, 09, 18, 19, 21, 22 and 35 were incorporated into AIRS, as per Part 13 of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.

TCC22–072 Changes to the SWI IID Regulated Commodities Data Element Matching Criteria

August 11, 2022

The CBSA is pleased to announce that Trade Chain Partners can now use the SWI IID Regulated Commodities Data Element Matching Criteria to identify commodities regulated by a particular Participating Government Department or Agency (PGA) program.