Canada’s Single Window Initiative Becomes Mandatory April 1, 2019

The Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA), in partnership with Participating Government Agencies (PGA), including the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Transport Canada (TC) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN), is mandating the use of its Single Window Initiative (SWI) effective April 1, 2019 for applicable import transactions. SWI is intended to simplify the import process and…

Certain Nitisinone Capsules

Notice of Initiation of Investigation The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation, on September 21, 2018, under the Special Import Measures Act respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain nitisinone capsules from Sweden. The investigation follows a complaint filed by Laboratoires KABS Inc. and MendeliKABS Inc. The subject goods are usually imported under…

Cold-Rolled Steel

Notice of Preliminary Determinations On August 23, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), made preliminary determinations of dumping and subsidizing with respect to certain cold-rolled steel in coils or cut lengths from China, South Korea and Vietnam. The subject goods are usually classified under the following tariff classification numbers: 7209.15.00.00 7209.16.00.00 7209.17.00.00 7209.18.00.00 7209.25.00.00…

Corrosion-Resistant Steel Sheet

Notice of Initiation of Investigation The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation, on July 26, 2018, under the Special Import Measures Act respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain corrosion-resistant steel sheet from China, Chinese Taipei, India and South Korea. The investigation follows a complaint filed by ArcelorMittal Dofasco G.P. The complaint is…

Carbon Steel Welded Pipe

Notice of Initiation of Investigation The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated an investigation, on July 20, 2018, under the Special Import Measures Act respecting the alleged injurious dumping of certain carbon steel welded pipe from Pakistan, the Philippines, Turkey and Vietnam. The investigation follows a complaint filed by Novamerican Steel Inc. The goods in…

CBSA Trade Compliance Verification Priorities List for 2018 (Updated)

The CBSA (Canada Border Services Agency) have recently updated their 2018 list of Trade Compliance Verification Priorities. These are the commodities that the CBSA will be focusing on for audit purposes in 2018. New additions to the list are indicated in red Although the CBSA audit a wide variety of products above and beyond this…