CUSMA: The Canada-U.S.-Mexico Agreement – A Rundown of its Effects and Reception
On November 30th, 2018, a new trilateral trade agreement between Canada, the U.S., and Mexico was signed. This trade agreement goes by many names depending on which country observers originate from: USMCA if observed in the U.S., T-MEC in Mexico, and ACEUM in the French-speaking parts of Canada. For most Canadians, you’ll come to know this trade agreement by the name CUSMA: the Canada-U.S.-Mexico Agreement.
Cross Border Courier Services
If you’re a regular online shopper, you may have come across the phrase “Cross Border Courier Services”.
A Glimpse into Canada's Free Trade Agreements
Canada has a surprisingly large number of free trade agreements with other countries. Though you may have only heard of such deals as NAFTA and CETA, which feature prominently in the news due to their recent emergence or erratic renegotiations, Canada is actually involved in an astounding 15 trade agreements, which has vast implications toward the importation and exportation of goods between these countries.
Have Food Will Travel
Avocados from Mexico, bananas from Guatemala, plums from Chile, oranges from Florida, and mushrooms from British Columbia. A lot of consumers pay little attention to today’s highly complex global food system, as much of the food production and processing occurs far away from where they live.
Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) UPDATE
Please be advised the CPTPP will be starting up December 30th
Navigating the Vehicle Import Maze
Importing a car from Canada into the United States can be a little like walking through a maze, it’s easy to lose your way, make a wrong turn and meet a roadblock.