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Monday, September 08, 2014
In the 20 years since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) took effect, trade between the US and Canada has increased by 300 %, and the countries are each other's top trading partners. A key provision of the agreement is the elimination of duties on eligible products traveling between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Eligible products "originate" in one of the three countries, and NAFTA lays out detailed "rules" as to what constitutes origination. Determining NAFTA eligibility, and knowing how to apply for benefits can be time-consuming and complicated.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Businesses that pay import duties on goods that are subsequently exported or destroyed may be eligible for a refund of up to 99 percent of those import duties, through U.S. Customs and Border Protection's duty drawback program. Businesses that take advantage this program can import costs and increase competitiveness.
Friday, October 18, 2013
New Research Brief from Peerless Research Group and Purolator International looks into the increased growth opportunities for U.S. businesses that want to expand in the Canadian eCommerce market.
Friday, March 01, 2013
The following paper will discuss the regulatory and logistical hurdles that a U.S. business must be aware of when shipping across the U.S./Canadian border. Each of these challenges must be understood and addressed as part of the cross-border experience.
Monday, April 11, 2011
The current trade environment makes U.S. exports into Canada very attractive. But, as any logistics professional can tell you, taking advantage of this opportunity is not as easy as it seems.
Companies in Canada can seem so similar to us that differences are forgotten or ignored with unanticipated and unprofitable consequences. Discover how to “minimize the border” and reduce your risk with “7 Reasons Shipping to Canada Shouldn’t Be A Pain in the Neck.
Posted on 04/11 at 08:34 AM
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Friday, March 04, 2011
In an effort to highlight its expanded reach, Purolator Courier Ltd. said this week it has changed its official name to Purolator Inc. and Purolator USA is now Purolator International.
Posted on 03/04 at 10:12 AM