The Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) is the federal agency that is charged with border security, immigration enforcement, and customs services. If you are trying to import into Canada, you must get past the CBSA. As part of its customs services, the CBSA administers anti-dumping and countervailing laws which are designed to protect Canadian companies […]
ARGO Calgary Customs brokers : Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) : In some cases, goods not listed in the Tariff Schedule may be subject to quota.
ARGO Customs is alerting all importers that there are amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations regarding the list of ingredients, nutrition labeling, and food coloring. On December 14, 2016, the Government of Canada finalized changes to the Nutrition Facts label which could have drastic impacts for food importers. Import brokers in Vancouver, like ARGO […]
ARGO Customs are experienced export brokers in Canada who are well-versed in exporting a variety of goods under the CITES regulations. Exporting certain goods, such as rifles, is complex under the CITES system. An export broker, like ARGO Customs, can significantly speed-up the processing time, ensure quick reviews, and get your goods in transit to […]
Tariff 2017 was updated on 16/01/17: Canada cuts $48M in tariffs to boost food manufacturing
Importing commercial goods into Canada is not as simple as crossing the border. The Canadian Government requires all importers to register with the government and obtain an RM Export Import Account number. RM Export/Import Accounts Explained RM Export/Import Accounts are mandatory before you can import commercial goods into Canada. The RM Export/Import Account (â€œRM Accountâ€) […]
Fish and seafood are subject to special import and customs rules. If you are looking to import seafood into Canada, ARGO Customs is experienced at addressing all manner of import and customs needs. Simply reach out to one of our many specialists, and he or she will be happy to assist you. No one is […]
Canada has ratified the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA). Only seven more ratifications from members are needed to bring the TFA into force.
ARGO Customs Brokers Toronto: Effective January 1, 2017 the Registrar of Imported Vehicles fee will increase to $295 per vehicle and $90 for vehicle parts.
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System (commonly, the Harmonized System or â€œHSâ€), is the multifunction standardized international naming system for products, that was developed and implemented by the World Customs Organization (â€œWCOâ€). You must comply with the Harmonized System before you can import any goods into Canada. The HS tells you if you owe […]