Canada to Join Mexico in USMCA Auto Dispute; Trudeau Directs Ministers to Combat U.S. Protectionism

2021-12-31T16:13:09+00:00December 30th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Other Government Agencies/Depts.|

Canada plans to formally join Mexico in calling for an arbitration panel to resolve a dispute with the United States over how to interpret rules governing the origin of vehicle parts, according a Bloomberg report last week. Find out all the details here.

Dispute Looming Over USTR’s Interpretation of USMCA Auto Rules

2021-07-30T15:41:10+00:00July 27th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Other Government Agencies/Depts., U.S. Customs|

A year-long disagreement over interpretation of a key provision the USMCA's more stringent auto rules may be headed for a dispute resolution panel after talks in Washington last week between the U.S. and Mexico failed to make any progress on the issue.

CBP Ruling Allows Accumulation of Costs From Non-Originating Materials for USMCA RVC Calculation

2021-07-15T16:07:03+00:00July 14th, 2021|Trade Compliance|

Find out more about a recent CBP ruling that says a commercial vehicle manufacturer can add a Tier 2 supplier’s costs of processing within USMCA territory to the USMCA costs of its Tier 1 supplier, even though the Tier 2 costs were not sufficient to result in an originating material.

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