The following has been updated and is available on the CBSA website: Memorandum D8-2-15, Administration of the Representational Gifts Remission Order http://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/publications/dm-md/d8/d8-2-15-eng.html This memorandum outlines the conditions under which certain representational gifts qualify for customs duty-free entry, GST and excise tax relief, and customs duties relief. The representational gifts must be presented to a donee […]
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The first month of commercial navigation in the 2014 St. Lawrence Seaway season was hit hard by the biggest ice coverage in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region in several decades, provoking a nearly 50% decline in traffic volume in April. Cargo statistics to the end of April show total Seaway traffic at 2.1 million tonnes […]
VANCOUVER – More legal action arising from a labour dispute at Port Metro Vancouver could threaten to unravel a deal made between container truck drivers and the port. TSI, one of the Vancouver-area port operators, has filed a judicial review in Federal Court of the fees charged by Port Metro Vancouver for truck waiting times, […]