If something important is happening that affects trade anywhere in the world, clients of Universal Logistics read about it in one of two ways:
"A lot of things can influence the transit of imports and exports," said Mark Glionna, Vice President – Client Relations & Business Development. "It could be a weather event, a labour interruption, new government legislation, a terrorist act or something else unexpected. Whatever it is, we are committed to getting the news to our clients as soon as possible."
Tip #61 – Understand why AMPS is so important
The Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS) was introduced by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) effective October 7, 2002. The master penalty document outlines 181 contraventions and the responsibility for these contraventions has been downloaded to the Canadian importers and exporters.