Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please note that Transpacific Eastbound ocean freight rates from Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA will increase on August 1, 2020. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible. Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional increase on August 15, 2020, which would be applicable on the…

U.S. Customs Adjusting Certain User Fees Effective October 1, 2020

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (U.S. CBP) has announced adjustments to many user fees beginning October 1, 2020 covering its 2021 fiscal year. Such fees are reviewed annually as required by the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA), in accordance with the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act). The table below outlines some common…

CUSMA proof of origin requirements for shipments valued under $3,300.00

Under the new Canada / US / Mexico Free Trade Agreement (CUSMA) shipments valued under $3,300.00 CAD will no longer require a Certification of Origin to claim the preferential tariff treatment when being imported into Canada, provided the origin is declared as Canada, USA, or Mexico. When Delmar has shipments that meet the above criteria,…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please note that Transpacific Eastbound ocean freight rates from Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA will increase on July 1, 2020. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible. Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional increase on July 15, 2020, which would be applicable on the…

Opening of the Application Period for the CUSMA Supply-Managed TRQs

As follow-up to Canada’s April 3, 2020 ratification of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), the Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade has opened the application period for 16 new supply-managed Tariff Rate Quotas (TRQs) for dairy, chicken and eggs and egg products effective June 15, 2020: CUSMA – Milk;CUSMA – Cream;CUSMA –…