ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jan 2013

In January 2013, the government of Canada announced a change in the technical requirements for goods market entry.

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  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

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Inception date: 08 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Technical barrier to trade

On January 8, 2013, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced an increase to the low value shipment (LVS) threshold from the current CAD$1600 to CAD$2500. The reform will facilitate trade by providing simplified, expedited processing for qualifying low value shipments. Details on the reform are in Customs Notice 13-003 at http://cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/publications/cn-ad/cn13-003-eng.html.

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