Get the answers to questions that are frequently asked by importers and exporters about a range of issues concerning various provisions of the USMCA.
Find out what the latest trade developments are from - U.S. and Mexico's resolution of GM worker dispute under USMCA to - Commerce ordering antidumping duties on Chinese chassis , we've detailed these and much more for you here.
Find out what the latest trade developments are from - Canadian lumber producers looking for billions in duty repayment to - the U.S. tire industry determined to be ‘materially injured’ by imports from various countries, we've detailed these and much more for you here.
Trade ministers from the three countries gathered in Washington, D.C. this week to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement’s coming into effect and to discuss its “achievements, challenges, and potential.”
With the coming into force of a new provision in the USMCA, effective July 1, the sewing thread used in apparel must be made within the USMCA region for the goods to be considered originating. Find out more about how such goods containing non-originating materials may still be eligible for duty-free treatment.
Find out more about the issues discussed at this week’s inaugural meeting of the Free Trade Commission established by the USMCA in which top trade officials from Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. reviewed the assessments of various committees charged with overseeing implementation of the trade pact and affirmed their commitment to enforcing its provisions in a range of critical areas.
USMCA labour complaints are heating up with the filing last week by the Biden administration of a request under the trade deal’s new “Rapid Response Mechanism” concerning alleged violations of workers’ rights at a General Motors plant in Mexico and a reciprocal complaint made the same day by the Mexican government regarding the “lack of application” of labor laws in the U.S. agriculture and meatpacking industries.
A petition filed yesterday by the AFL-CIO together with other union groups against a Mexican auto parts factory is the first test of the USMCA’s novel “Rapid Response Mechanism” for addressing unfair labor practices.
Find out what the latest trade developments are from CBSA determining upholstered seating from China and Vietnam being subsidized and dumped to USMCA being a ‘starting point’ for future trade policies, we've detailed these and much more for you here.
Canada remains on the “Watch List” in the U.S. Trade Representative’s annual “Special 301 Report” regarding the adequacy and effectiveness of other countries’ protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights.