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Customs &
Trade News

Australia files WTO complaint targeting rules on sale of wine in Canada. Australia claims that a range of measures and taxes discriminate against imported wine. More...

EU and Mexico make progress in bridging gaps in latest trade talks. Some of the remaining issues include geographical indications and investment protection. More...

Seaway wraps up navigation season with strong cargo gains. A total of 38 million tonnes of cargo transited the St. Lawrence Seaway's locks in 2017. More...

Economic growth expected to remain stable in OECD countries. Indicators point to stable growth momentum for the United States, Japan, Canada and the euro area. More...

Technical documents: Government memorandums, notices and decisions

  • CBSA - SIMA - Dry Wheat Pasta from Turkey - Initiation of Investigations. Statement of Reasons
  • Canada announces an Ombudsperson and Advisory Body on responsible business conduct abroad
  • Global Affairs Canada Industry Steel Classification - New Harmonized System 10-digit Classification - 2018
  • Canada amends sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • CITT Appeal No. AP-2014-023 Tariff classification of five different enzyme-modified cheese or butter flavourings

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Transport &
Trade News

Canadian railroads' freight traffic remained stable in first two weeks of 2018 (2018-01-19) For the week ending January 13, 2018 total carloads were down 0.8% and intermodal units were up 5.6%. More...

Hawaii breaks ground on new container terminal project (2018-01-19) The project will oversee the construction of an 84-acre cargo yard and 1,800 linear feet of berthing space. More...

Shipping on the Great Lakes was up 3 percent in 2017 (2018-01-18) Freighters moved 85.7 million tons of cargo on the Great Lakes in 2017. More...

One more ship fined for breaching speed restriction in the Gulf of St. Lawrence (2018-01-18) One of the last ships to get fined as mandatory slowdown to protect whales was lifted on January 11. More...

Global container market is still competitive, according to Drewry (2018-01-17) Industry is heading towards a scenario whereby a small handful of dominant carriers dictate matters. More...

Port of Los Angeles breaks all-time ocean cargo volume record in 2017 (2018-01-17) The Port of Los Angeles handled the most cargo moved annually by a Western Hemisphere port. More...

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