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.

US Port Congestion and Delays Persist

August 18, 2022

US container import volumes in July 2022 set yet another record versus July 2021. While lower than the all-time record in May 2022, volumes remain above the level that has caused port congestion and delays for the last 17 months. A number of factors, such as a slowing economy, inflation and high fuel costs have not had the anticipated impact on slowing down US container imports.