Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI Update

Please be advised that the April 15, 2019 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced by ocean freight carriers at levels of USD 1000 per 40′ container, has been postponed to May 1st, 2019. GRI effective May 1st, 2019• USD 20.00 per…

U.S. Moves Forward on Assessing Section 301 Duties Against Certain EU Products

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) recently announced it has started the process to assess certain European Union (EU) products with additional Section 301 import duties. This is a result of an ongoing World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute between the U.S. and EU over aircraft subsidies. The WTO recently determined Airbus Industries…

CITT Publishes Report on Steel Safeguards

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) published its findings and recommendations following its inquiry into safeguard measures on certain steel goods. As a result of the CITT’s findings, provisional safeguards on imports of concrete reinforcing bar, energy tubular products, hot-rolled sheet, pre-painted steel and wire rod will cease to apply beginning April 28, 2019. Until…

Delmar International Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mr. Ian Greenwald to Vice President – Global Financial Reporting

Delmar International Inc., a global leader in logistics and supply chain solutions since 1965, is pleased to announce the newest addition to our executive team, Mr. Ian Greenwald, as Vice President, Global Financial Reporting.  Mr. Greenwald will join the Finance Department and report to Barclay Hurley, CFO. He joins the company from the garment and retail industry where he has…