Blog Posts

Keeping great records: a guide

Posted by Canadian Customs Dept. - Cole International on Dec 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Maintaining a paper trail of documentation as an importer or exporter is a must. If you are audited, clear and complete records need to be at your fingertips. But, which documents need to be kept? For how long? This week, we offer you a clear guide to keeping great records.

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CARM Update: CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management

Posted by CDN Customs Consulting Dept. - Cole International on Dec 11, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM) project is a multi-year initiative intended to modernize and streamline the process of importing commercial goods into Canada.

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Insurance and freight: everything you need to know

Posted by Freight Forwarding Dept. - Cole International on Dec 4, 2019 9:00:00 AM

We’ve covered the importance of having cargo insurance, but this week, we go in-depth about the carrier’s legal liability and what type of insurance coverage will protect your goods from warehouse to warehouse, giving you the control you’ll need in the event of loss or damage.

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