Trucker protest strands beef shipments at U.S.-Canada border

February 2, 2022

Protesters who are rallying against vaccine mandates are holding up shipments of Canadian beef to the U.S.

CBSA Tariff Guide

January 27, 2022

The CBSA has published a guide intended for the commercial importing community. It provides information on how to classify goods imported into Canada. It provides:

Canada planning technological fixes to make crossing the border faster

January 25, 2022

Facial recognition, advance customs declarations, electronic gates are among the planned changes

Zipping through the Canada-U.S. border in 15 seconds. Facial recognition cameras at the airport to open an electronic gate. Sending your declaration to customs before you even get off the plane.

TCC22-009 Changes to The Single Window Initiative (SWI) Integrated Import Declaration (IID) / TCC22-009 Changements aux Critères de correspondance des éléments de données pour la Déclaration intégrée des importations (DII) de marchandises réglementées

January 22, 2022

Le texte français suit le texte anglais.

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.