Canada

October 3, 2017


CETA Effective September 21

The Canada-European Union (EU) Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was first signed on October 30, 2016 and has now entered into force as of September 21, 2017. The Agreement removes tariffs on most traded goods and services and provides for…

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September 19, 2017


Beware of Bauxite

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has issued new warnings about the dangers of shipping bauxite. Bauxite is a commonly-shipped source of aluminum. A newly-identified phenomenon of “dynamic separation” when there is excess moisture in the cargo could significantly affect a vessel's stability,…

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July 13, 2017


Canada to Invest in Infrastructure

Canada’s federal government plans to spend $2 billion on trade and transport infrastructure, including trade routes along the border with the United States that have become clogged and are in dire need of expansion.

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May 18, 2017


Shipping Containers Find New Life

Innovative architects and designers around the world are finding new ways to repurpose old shipping containers, according to Popular Mechanics and the Wall Street Journal.

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May 8, 2017


Come See Us at Transport Logistic in Munich

Transport Logistic is the world's leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT, and supply chain management, and has been taking place in Munich since 1978. Also part of Transport Logistic is Air Cargo Europe, the industry gathering for the international…

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April 28, 2017


Halifax Airport Fostering Growth

According to Flying Typers, Halifax Stanfield Airport and allied Halifax Gateway Council entities are working together to make this entry point to Canada a global powerhouse. The gateway handled 3.7 million passengers and more than 32,000 tons of freight through…

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