International Trade Compliance

[US] CBP confirms 301 duty raise time frame

May 15, 2019

...The Trump administration [last] week increased the duty rate on a third list of goods from China from 10% to 25%.

Filings for imports both exported and entered into U.S. commerce [on May 10, 2019] or later must include Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) numbers 9903.88.03 and 9903.88.04, denoting a 25% duty rate, the CSMS message says.

The CFIA Chronicle - Spring 2019

April 26, 2019

For the latest on CFIA initiatives, services, research and other news – check out the latest edition of The CFIA Chronicle.

This edition includes the following articles:

Message to industry – CITT Report On Safeguards Regarding Certain Steel Goods

April 9, 2019

The purpose of this message is to inform importers that [on April 3, 2019] the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) published its findings and recommendations following its inquiry into safeguard measures on certain steel goods.

BREXIT Update from Agriculture Canada

March 27, 2019

The following communiqué was issued by the Market Access Secretariat, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

Dear industry stakeholders,

Nine WTO dispute panels now reviewing 232 duties

December 23, 2018

This article in American Shipper points out that Canada isn’t the only country that is subject to additional U.S. tariffs on steel and has filed appeals with the WTO regarding these additional tariffs.