Articles of Interest

You might think that the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is just a modified version of NAFTA for Europe, but it is more complex than that.

Read More

Customs Brokerage Overview (Infographic)
Customs brokerage facilitates the shipment and delivery of goods across geographical borders for individuals and organization. This process can be complicated, but once it is broken down, it can be easy to understand.

Read More

CFIA Outlines Implementation Phases of ‘My CFIA’
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has introduced My CFIA, an online portal that provides access to secure business resources. While at this point in time enrollment in My CFIA is not mandatory, making it mandatory is currently under discussion.

Read More

New WCO 2017 HS Tariffs in Effect
Effective January 1st, 2017, the World Customs Organization (WCO) enacted their amendments to the Harmonized System (HS) Nomenclature. These changes happen every five years to ensure that tariffs are accurate and relevant in the continuously changing import/export industry.

Read More

Canada’s Current Free Trade Agreements
Canada is currently in various bilateral and multilateral free trade agreements (FTA) with countries all over the world.

Read More

An Overview of De Minimis (Cheat Sheet)
The United States of America recently increased their minimum dollar value of goods and low-value shipments that can enter Canada tax- and duty-free. What does this mean for importers and exporters?

Read More

Common NAFTA Mistakes to Avoid
For importers, NAFTA presents opportunities to reduce duty payout for eligible goods, which can amount to significant savings. In order to fully reap the benefits of NAFTA, however, you’ll need to avoid these common mistakes.

Read More

An Explanation of eManifest
eManifest is the electronic communication of freight information to customs officials prior to a shipment arriving at a border and is the third phase of the Advance Commercial Information (ACI) initiative.

Read More

Five Questions to Ask When Exporting to Mexico
Mexico provides immense opportunity for business expansion thanks to their NAFTA membership and flourishing economy. Before making a decision to enter the Mexican market, read these five questions you should ask before exporting.

Read More

An Introduction to the Safe Food for Canadians Act
The Safe Food for Canadians Act (SFCA) was created to consolidate and modernize previous food related acts under the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). These include the Canadian Agricultural Products Act, the Fish Inspection Act, the Meat Inspection Act, and the food provisions of the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act.

Read More

Older Posts








Sign up to receive Industry news/information by email:

Sign Up Today!

Recent News

Anti-Dumping News: Notice of Expiry Review of Finding of Injury - Certain Stainless Steel Sinks That Originate In Or Are Exported From China

April 10, 2017

Read more

How can we help?

To discuss how our team can help your business achieve true results,


Canada's Best Managed

Farrow One of Canada's Best Managed Companies

Contact Us
(519) 966-3003
2001 Huron Church Road Windsor, ON N9C 2L6, Canada