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Customs basics: documentation and declaration

Although documentation and declaration are fundamentals for importers, the requirements are anything but simple.

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Canada’s Free Trade Agreements: getting the most out of global trade

Canada partners with the international trade community through several types of trade and investment agreements.

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CARM RPP program financial security—and an update on Release 1

UPDATE: We have received news that the date for CARM Release 1 go-live is May 25, 2021, barring any unforeseen delays.

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Explainer: What is the difference between a refund and a drawback?

  Drawbacks and duty deferral Canada In Canada, duty deferral is a CBSA program offering relief to Canadian businesses from payment of duties on imported goods that meet certain criteria. Duty deferral comprises of three options, one of those options is the Duty Drawback Program.

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SWI - Survival Guide for Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Materials (HWHRM)

The new SWI landscape The Single Window Initiative means several changes for importers:

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Impact of the Work From Home (WFH) movement

One of the most sweeping global shifts since early 2020 has been the rise of the Work From Home (WFH) movement. Importers, logistics professionals, and border agencies alike are working from home offices or kitchen tables--many of us surrounded by family pets and remote-schooling children.

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Single Window Initiative (SWI) - Survival Guide for Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) Ozone-Depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives

The new SWI landscape The Single Window Initiative means several changes for importers:

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Delegating authority with CARM

One of the main features of CARM--and a critical aspect of maintaining seamless operations for yourself as an importer--is the delegation of authority through the CARM portal.

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What it’s really like to be audited by CBSA

The CBSA audit. It’s a thing importers try to avoid...but what is it really like to be audited? 

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5 factors impacting your freight costs right now

One of the biggest impacts of this “pandemic year” has been fluctuation (and frustration) in transportation pricing. With freight representing up to 50% of your logistics cost and 10-20% of your retail price, your transportation expenditures are a big part of your bottom line.

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