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International Trade News

International Trade News Stories posted since August 24, 2016

Importing Bulk Commodities at Estimated Volumes or Weight

By ABC Customs Brokers, Oct 21, 2016

Canada, U.S. Vow to Continue Softwood Lumber Talks Despite Deadline Expiry

Global News Oct 18, 2016

TTIP Negotiators Conclude Fifteenth Round, Pledge to Push Forward

International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development Oct 18, 2016

Hanjin Collapse Highlights Vulnerability of Supply Chains

By Stuart Todd, Lloyd's Loading List Oct 18, 2016

Less than Half of Canadian SMEs Doing Business Abroad

MMD Magazine Oct 18, 2016

Make Your Hanjin Bankruptcy Claims Now!

By Susan Kohn Ross, Canada-U.S. Blog Oct 18, 2016

How U.S. Farmers Would Gain From the Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Wall Street Journal Oct 18, 2016

Trade Remedy Cases on Softwood Lumber from Canada Could be Filed Soon

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 18, 2016

China Criticizes ‘Rash’ Move as EU Slaps More Duties on Steel Imports

Canadian Manufacturing Oct 18, 2016

South Korea to Decide Soon to Join Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Japan News Oct 18, 2016

CBP Accepts Proposal to Upgrade Border Infrastructure for Fresh Produce

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 18, 2016

Renew Free Trade Agreement Certificates for Duty Reduction and Elimination

By ABC Customs Brokers, Oct 14, 2016

Notice of Initiation of Investigations: Certain Fabricated Industrial Steel Components

Canada Border Services Agency Oct 11, 2016

The Real Cost of Going Abroad

By Cailynn Klingbeil, The Globe and Mail Oct 11, 2016

Food Processing Issues Gain Federal Government’s Attention

By Kelsey Johnson, The Western Producer Oct 11, 2016

Order Amending the Schedule to the Customs Tariff (Harmonized System, 2017)

Canada Gazette Oct 11, 2016

Update to the Meat Hygiene Manual of Procedures – China

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Oct 11, 2016

CBP Cargo Security Focus is on Managing, Rather than Eliminating, Risk

By Aaron Karp, Air Transport World Oct 11, 2016

EPA Notice of Arrival of Pesticides May be Filed Electronically

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 11, 2016

The Disadvantages of Delivered Duty Paid (DDP)

ABC Customs Brokers Oct 07, 2016

Importers Preparing for Tougher CBP Enforcement of AD/CV Duty Evasion

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 04, 2016

$175,000 Fine for Failure to Disclose FCPA Conviction

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 04, 2016

U.S. Importers, Managing Director, and Wholesale Customer Face Monetary Damages in Two Recently Unsealed False Claims Act Cases

Arent Fox Oct 04, 2016

$338,000 in Penalties for Cargo Shipping Violations

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 04, 2016

U.S. Trade Ambassador to Meet with Canadian Lumber Executives Before Softwood Deadline

By Ross Marowits, Vancouver Sun Oct 04, 2016

Canada’s Top Court Blocks Appeal Over Goalie Gloves’ Imports

By Greg Quinn, Bloomberg Oct 04, 2016

ACE Transition Delayed Again

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Oct 04, 2016

Cost to Retrieve Hanjin Cargo Will Hit Importers Hard

By Toby Gooley, DC Velocity Oct 04, 2016

Hanjin to Sell Its Most-valuable Vessels?

Aircargo Oct 04, 2016

Canada Border Services Agency, Special Import Measures Act

Canada Gazette Oct 04, 2016

Biennial FDA Food Facility Re-registration Opens October 1, 2016

By April Collier, Sep 29, 2016

Canada and China Deepening Economic Ties by Embarking on Possible Free Trade Deal

By Damon van der Linde, Financial Post Sep 27, 2016

CBP Offers Clarification on Duty Refunds for FDA Refused Goods

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 27, 2016

CETA Gains Support of Key German Party, Despite Environmental Protests

By Dylan C. Robertson, Financial Post Sep 27, 2016

Foreign Farm Groups Press For Dairy Trade Challenge Against Canada

By Steven Chase, The Globe and Mail Sep 27, 2016

APHIS Updates Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Implementation Guide

U.S. Department of Agriculture Sep 27, 2016

Freight Forwarder Pre-arrival and Reporting Requirements Memorandum D3-3-1

Canada Border Services Agency Sep 27, 2016

Hanjin Shipping Gets $54 Million Loan to Unload Stranded Cargo

By Joyce Lee, Reuters Canada Sep 27, 2016

U.S., Canada Working to Facilitate Cross-Border Trade and Travel

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 27, 2016

CBSA Opens New Facility for Sault Bridge

MMD Magazine Sep 27, 2016

Estimated vs. Actual Duty Costs: CBP Liquidation Explained

By ABC Customs Brokers, Sep 21, 2016

No More Cargo Overcharging and Hanjin U.S. Exports Must Start to Flow, Rules Court

By Alex Lennane, The Loadstar Sep 20, 2016

New WTO Case Against China Linked to TPP Efforts

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 20, 2016

2014-15 Report on the Beyond the Border Action Plan Horizontal Initiative

Public Safety Canada Sep 20, 2016

UK Exports Surge, Trade Gap Narrows Following Brexit Vote

By Sanne Wass, Global Trade Review Sep 20, 2016

U.S. Dairy Groups Gain International Support to Call Out Canada’s Dairy Trade Restrictions

By Mary Ellen Shoup, Dairy Reporter Sep 20, 2016

Economic Impact of Canada’s Potential Participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Global Affairs Canada Sep 20, 2016

Port of Prince Rupert Looks into Handling New Types of Cargo

By Chris Dupin, American Shipper Sep 20, 2016

First Signs of ‘Migration’ to Air Freight From Hanjin Collapse

By Stuart Todd and Will Waters, Lloyd's Loading List Sep 20, 2016

Understanding Light Brown Apple Moth Import Requirements

By Gloria Terhaar, Sep 15, 2016

Many Woven Apparel Classifications Modified to Implement Recreational Performance Outerwear Provisions

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 13, 2016

ACE Transition for Liquidation, Drawback, Other Functionality Postponed to October 29

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 13, 2016

FDA Bans Antibacterial Consumer Washes with Any of 19 Active Ingredients

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 13, 2016

How Canada May Actually Benefit from Brexit

By Sunny Freeman, Sep 13, 2016

Canada Working Toward EU Trade Agreement in October: Minister

By Matt Scuffham, Reuters Canada Sep 13, 2016

EU Risks Trade Impotency as Critics Target Deal with Canada

By Philip Blenkinsop, The Globe and Mail Sep 13, 2016

EU MEPs Debate Canadian Trade Deal

By Ulrika Lomas, Sep 13, 2016

Hanjin Collapse Is Triggering Short-Term Rate Spike, Maersk Says

By Christian Wienberg, Bloomberg Sep 13, 2016

Guidance on Vessel Diversions for Hanjin Shipping Lines Cargo

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Sep 13, 2016

FMC Establishes Protocol for all Public Communications Related to Hanjin Shipping Disruptions

Federal Maritime Commission Sep 13, 2016

Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) Explained

By Aimee Miller, ABC Customs Brokers Sep 07, 2016

BC's Plan to Bolster Forestry Industry Rolls Out Some Help, Remains Work in Progress

By Derrick Penner, Vancouver Sun Sep 07, 2016

Rising Protectionism Complicating Softwood, Canada-EU Trade Deal: Feds

By Andy Blatchford, Vancouver Sun Sep 07, 2016

Exports in Jeopardy if Pesticides Used Improperly

By Robert Arnason, The Western Producer Sep 07, 2016

New Liquidation Capabilities to be Deployed in ACE October 1st

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Sep 07, 2016

Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Becomes Symbol of Industry in Pain

By Kyunghee Park, Bloomberg Sep 07, 2016

Hanjin Shipping Will Seek Asset Stay Orders in 43 Countries

By Kyunghee Park, Bloomberg Sep 07, 2016

Are You Subject to a U.S. Customs Audit?

By April Collier, Sep 02, 2016

Trudeau Heads to China to Woo Trade and Revive Oilsands Investment Amid Weak Growth

By Josh Wingrove, Bloomberg News, Financial Post Aug 30, 2016

CBP Amends Regulations to Reflect Increase in De Minimis Value for Duty Exemption

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Aug 30, 2016

Canadian Canola Farmers with Biggest Harvest Ever are About to Lose Their Biggest Export Customer

By Jen Skerritt, Bloomberg News, Financial Post Aug 30, 2016

Importers Beware: CBP Implements Interim Regulations For AD/CVD Duty Evasion Proceedings Effective Immediately

By Matthew Nolan , Teresa M. Polino, David Salkeld, Julia L. Diaz, Orisia K. Gammell, Aman Kakar and David Llorente | Arent Fox LLP, Lexology Aug 30, 2016

Softwood Lumber Negotiations Pose Cross-Border Challenge

Maclean's Aug 30, 2016

FDA Launches New Import Website

By Erick Kulisch, American Shipper Aug 30, 2016

Mis-declared Cargo Causes Over a Quarter of Incidents on Ships

Container Management Aug 30, 2016

ZIKA Fumigation Requirements for U.S. Cargo to China

American Journal of Transportation Aug 30, 2016

North American-wide Lobby Fighting to Save Live Lobster Exports to Europe

By Laura Chapin, CBC News Aug 30, 2016

Update: Phytosanitary Import Requirements to Prevent the Introduction of Light Brown Apple Moth

Aug 30, 2016

Customs Brokerage: What Is Your Perspective?

By ABC Customs Brokers, Aug 26, 2016