Canada

November 1, 2017


EMO Canada Implements IFACP Requirements

EMO Trans always makes staying on top of the latest regulations and developments a priority. As such, EMO Canada has announced that the IATA-FIATA Air Cargo Program (IFACP) was declared as fully implemented in Canada on October 31, 2017, after…

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October 3, 2017


CETA Effective September 21

The Canada-European Union (EU) Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was first signed on October 30, 2016 and has now entered into force as of September 21, 2017. The Agreement removes tariffs on most traded goods and services and provides for…

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September 19, 2017


Beware of Bauxite

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has issued new warnings about the dangers of shipping bauxite. Bauxite is a commonly-shipped source of aluminum. A newly-identified phenomenon of “dynamic separation” when there is excess moisture in the cargo could significantly affect a vessel's stability,…

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July 13, 2017


Canada to Invest in Infrastructure

Canada’s federal government plans to spend $2 billion on trade and transport infrastructure, including trade routes along the border with the United States that have become clogged and are in dire need of expansion.

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