Mise à jour – Négociations de travail au port de Montréal

Samedi soir, l’exécutif syndical des débardeurs du port de Montréal a émis un préavis de grève de 72 heures à l’Association des employeurs maritimes (AEM). Les moyens de pression prévus, à savoir l’arrêt des heures supplémentaires, des activités d’accostage, de la formation et du travail de fin de semaine, sont présentés comme une réponse à l’arrêt…

ARL – Offsetting Entries on some Daily Notices (DN) and Statements of Account (SOA)

CBSA will be performing ARL account maintenance activities in preparation of the CARM CLIENT PORTAL. Only certain accounts under review will be affected by these account maintenance activities. These offsetting entries are an administrative step to prepare for Release 1 of CARM on May 25, 2021. It is important to note that these amounts under review may be included on…

[CBSA CARM UPDATE] Minimum Bond Requirement as of CARM Release 2

CBSA has advised that as of CARM Release 2, each RM15 must have a minimum amount of $25 000 posted for the surety bond when importers post a surety bond or cash deposit for release prior to payment privileges. A BN9 can still post one bond for multiple BN15s as long as the security reflects that the required $25 000…

Update – Port of Montreal Labour Negotiations

On Saturday evening, the union executive of the Port of Montreal Longshoremen issued a 72-hour notice of an indefinite strike to the Maritime Employers Association (MEA). The planned pressure tactics, namely the stopping of overtime work, of docking activities, of training and of weekend work, are being presented as a response to the cessation of…

Decorative and Other Nonstructural Plywood Dumping and Subsidy (China)

On January 21, 2021, the President of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), terminated the dumping investigation in respect to the above-mentioned goods, as well as terminated the subsidizing investigation in respect to the above-mentioned goods on the same day.  Further to the CITT Findings of February 19, 2021, the Tribunal has indicated that the dumping of the above-mentioned goods and the subsidizing of the…