Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI Update

Please be advised that carriers have announced their intentions to implement a General Rate Increase (GRI) effective June 15, 2021, applicable on the Asia & ISC to Canada & USA trade lanes at the following levels: GRI effective June 15, 2021: USD 2700 per 20′ container USD 3000 per 40′ container USD 3500 per 40′…

Container Chassis – Notice of Initiation of Investigations

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated investigations on June 10, 2021, under the Special Import Measures Act, respecting the alleged injurious dumping and subsidizing of certain container chassis from China. The investigations follow a complaint filed by MaxAtlas Equipment International Inc. located in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC.  The subject goods are usually classified under the tariff classification number 8716.39.30.90.  To a lesser extent, the subject goods may be…

Yantian Port Congestion Spreads into Nearby Hubs

Heavy congestion at Yantian Port, a key export hub in Southern China, has shown little sign of abating and has even spilled over to neighbouring harbours. The situation has continued to deteriorate, as more positive Covid cases have been confirmed in Shenzhen, where Yantian port and Shekou port are located. Reports indicate that operations in…

MISE À JOUR : COMMUNICATION GCRA N° 1 – 25 MAI 2021

MISE À JOUR : Étapes à suivre avant de vous connecter au portail : Décidez qui sera votre GCE et quelles personnes au sein de votre organisation doivent recevoir l’accès à leur niveau requis.            Déterminez si vous préférez utiliser une cléGC ou un partenaire de connexion pour vous connecter au portail. En utilisant le NE…

UPDATE: CARM RELEASE 1 – MAY 25, 2021

UPDATE: Steps to work through before you logging onto the portal:  Decide who your BAM will be and who within your organization should receive access and at their required level.    Determine whether you will be using a GCKey or Sign-In Partner to log onto the Portal.  Using your BN and RM account information, be prepared to answer affinity questions and validate your business account.   Log…