International Trade Compliance

WCO COVID-19 Notice: counterfeit medical supplies and introduction of export controls on personal protective equipment

March 25, 2020

The WCO reminds the general public to exercise extreme caution when purchasing critical medical supplies from unknown sources, particularly online. The use of these goods may cost lives.

CBSA Message: TCC20-036 TCCU Operations Update Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic / Mise à jour opérations USTCC Pandémie du Coronavirus

March 23, 2020

Clients Affected: All clients and service providers who transmit trade data using EDI and /or eManifest Portal

Canada-US-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) Approved

March 19, 2020

On March 13, 2020, Bill C-4, the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act was approved by the House of Commons, the Senate and received Royal Assent, the last step in formal ratification of the tri-lateral agreement to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA

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February 25, 2020

The new Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA, also known as USMCA or T-MEC) modernizes NAFTA and includes rules for de minimis – something not included in NAFTA.

CBSA Message: TCC20-011 - Family Day – February 17, 2020 from certain provinces

February 14, 2020

Clients Affected: All importers, brokers and services providers who use EDI to transmit their data

Family Day – February 17, 2020 for certain provinces, as listed in the Holiday Table for 2020, under the Outages tab, here.