What is a Freight Forwarder?

What is a Freight Forwarder? As opportunities for doing business internationally increase, importing and exporting are becoming critical factors to a company’s success. However, many businesses do not have the in-house resources to manage all of the activities associated with shipping internationally. Therefore, they rely on a Freight Forwarder to arrange for the shipment of

The Non-Resident Importer (NRI) Program

The Non-Resident Importer (NRI) Program The Non-Resident Importer (NRI) Program is an initiative of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) that allows United States / international exporters to sell products to Canadian customers directly on a delivered-price basis, without the need for a physical presence in Canada. Registering as an NRI offers many benefits, including

Canada Accepting Applications for Retaliatory Surtax Exemptions

Canada Accepting Applications for Retaliatory Surtax Exemptions The Government of Canada is now accepting applications from Canadian Importers to remove or refund the United States retaliatory surtax currently being assessed or previously paid on certain U.S. origin goods. Related post: Canada Finalizes List of Retaliatory Tariffs Instances that may qualify for the exemption include: Situations of short supply