Despite Trump talk of 'tweaking' NAFTA, Canada could still be hurt
Feb 21 2017

By David Ljunggren and Andrea Hopkins OTTAWA (Reuters) - Although U.S. President Donald Trump says he only wants to tweak trade ties with Canada, his pledge to renegotiate NAFTA to focus on Mexico is almost impossible and Canada will not emerge unscathed, Canadian officials and trade experts said on Tuesday. To read the full article, click here
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OIA acquires American Cargo Express as it looks to Canada
Feb 02 2017

Supply chain firm OIA Global  has swooped on freight forwarder American Cargo Express  (ACE) as it looks to expand its footprint into Canada. Click here to read more...
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2017: The Year of the Carbon Tax
Feb 02 2017

For many businesses across Canada, carbon taxes coming online by the end of 2017 represent a new and significant variable to consider when making decisions. Having an awareness of their mechanics and implications to your operations will help you formulate the most appropriate and effective strategies moving forward, and this primer is intended to help you get started. For more information, please c...
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CETA clears hurdle in European Union parliament
Jan 24 2017

By PHILIP BLENKINSOP A planned EU-Canada free-trade deal moved closer to reality on Tuesday after a key committee advised the European Parliament to give its backing after months of protests and heated debate. The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is seen as a test of Europe’s ability to forge future trade accords and as a counterweight to anticipated protectionism under ne...
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CIFFA Important Notice
Nov 24 2015

Transport Canada, this week issued the following important notice regarding Registered Shippers and the removal of incomplete files. Members are welcome to share this information with their customers. The notice is as follows and the French version is further below. Transport Canada Notice on Update to Registered Shipper List and Removal of Incomplete Files   In March 2014, the Air Cargo...
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