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Importing Rice into Canada

Canada imports tons of rice to help feed domestic demand. Here’s where you can find the info on what you need to do to import rice into Canada.

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7 Things Customs Agents Wish You Knew Before You Travel To Canada

Are you planning a trip to Canada soon? Whether you are just visiting someone in Canada or if you are planning to move to Canada for studies or immigration. You need to be aware of what you can bring on your trip to Canada. Here are 7 things Customs Agents wish you knew before you travel to Canada.

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Supply Chain Bottlenecks

Supply Chain Bottlenecks are causing costly delays to consumers. Find out why they are happening and what is being done to address them.

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Bonded Cargo

What is bonded cargo and how can it help reduce or defer duties on imports into Canada?

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What is SFCR?

Importing food into Canada? Read on to find out more about the new Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.

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What is a B3?

The CBSA B3 coding form is a document required to assist in properly declaring, classifying and accounting for commercial goods that are imported into Canada.

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The Importance of Proper Textile Labelling

When importing textile goods into Canada, it is vital to pay close attention to the labelling. Textile Labelling Act is in place to protect consumers from false labelling/advertising of textile fibre products.

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Trade War

NAFTA talks have fallen apart and President Trump has instituted new tariffs against Canada and Mexico. Find out what this means and what happens next.

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What is the duty on…

“What is the duty rate on (insert item here)” is the most common question we get asked, right after “Hi, how are you?” The duty rate can affect the cost of the goods you import and helps determine if it makes sense financially to import the goods.

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What You Should Know: How CETA and the CPTPP Affect You

Over the past few years, the Canadian government has been exploring dramatic changes through CETA and the CPTPP. With so many Canadians affected, and both deals at pivotal stages in their development, it’s important to know how these deals work, and what you can expect in the months to come.

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Importing Liquor into Ontario

In 2012, a Canadian man by the name of Gerard Comeau was fined $292.50 after he imported 14 cases of beer and three bottles of liquor from a neighbouring Quebec town into his home province of New Brunswick. But why?

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It’s All in the Details for Commercial Shipments

Customs clearance can be complex, especially if you’re not used to the process. With so many rules, regulations and restrictions in place, it can be difficult knowing what exactly is required when it comes to shipping your commercial products.

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