Toronto, July 24, 2018
Your chances of being selected by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) for trade compliance verification are higher if you import products on the following list of priorities, updated this month.
The list identifies products that are of concern, which due to misclassification, have led to a loss of revenue for the CBSA. Non-compliant companies will have to pay retroactive duties and, potentially, Administrative Monetary Penalties.
See below for more details on each new commodity:
Other Mountings and Fittings, Suitable for Furniture (new)
Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 83.02
Air Heaters and Hot Air Distributors (new)
Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 73.22
Flashlights and Miners' Safety Lamps (new)
Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 85.13
For more information please call Brian Rowe, Director – Customs Compliance & Regulatory Affairs at (905) 882-4880, ext. 213.