Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

September 16, 2019

The following was published in Part I of the Canada Gazette on September 14, 2019.

Canadian International Trade Tribunal


Expiry of order

[US] CBP seeks to expand e-commerce pilot participation

September 16, 2019

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is seeking to expand industry participation in its electronic pilot program to collect advance data related to e-commerce shipments with import values of less than the $800 de minimis. 

As Pressure to Advance USMCA Builds, House Democrats Hold Firm

September 16, 2019

Democrats in the House of Representatives are holding firm to their position that several improvements are needed to the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement before they would approve implementing legislation.

Two-speed global economy

September 13, 2019

In our contentious world, consensus is hard to find. But one thing that most seem to agree on is today’s two-speed economy. Central banks are saying it as often as they can. Other public officials are singing in unison, and the financial world is chiming in on the chorus. What’s the main refrain? Things at home are generally strong, and it’s the external stuff that’s weakening.

Top U.S. trade official submits USMCA ideas to Democrats

September 13, 2019

The Trump administration on Wednesday sent U.S. House of Representatives Democrats its latest proposals for addressing legislators' concerns about the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal, lawmakers and congressional sources said.

Democrats are reviewing the proposals, a spokeswoman for the House Ways and Means Committee said, without providing any details...