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Jun 18, 2020

One-Day Strike Planned for June 19

June 18, 2020 – International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 10 is calling for a one-day work stoppage in response… Read more 

Feb 28, 2020

CBP Re-Aligns Texas Ports of El Paso and Ysleta on March 16, 2020

February 28, 2020 – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued CSMS #41799886 designating the Port of Ysleta, Texas, as… Read more 

Feb 24, 2020

Force Majeure at Montreal terminals

Montreal Gateway Terminals (MGT) has announced that, effective Tuesday February 25th, 2020, a Force Majeure will be declared due to… Read more 

Feb 18, 2020

Canadian Rail companies experiencing service disruptions due to blockades

February 18, 2020 – Over the two weeks, the Canadian National Railway Co. (CN Rail) and the Canadian Pacific… Read more 

Feb 12, 2020

Companies experience service disruptions due to blockades on rail network

February 12, 2020 – The Canadian National Railway Co. (CN Rail) has released an update on the status… Read more 

Feb 12, 2020

2020 Spring weight restrictions

February 12, 2020 – Every year, a number of Canadian provinces implement a “Spring Thaw” policy, which specifies… Read more 

Dec 12, 2019

Free and Secure Trade (FAST) Program Changes for Highway Carriers and Importers

December 12, 2019 – Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently issued Customs Notice CN19-23 advising industry on the… Read more 

Nov 26, 2019

CN Rail and Teamsters reach tentative agreement

November 26, 2019 – The Canadian National Railway Company (CN Rail) and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC)… Read more 

Nov 19, 2019

CN Rail workers on strike

November 19, 2019 – Train operators went on strike just after midnight this morning. CN Rail has released… Read more 

Oct 29, 2019

Incoterms 2020 Changes in Effect January 1, 2020

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has released the Incoterms 2020 update of their international trade terms for… Read more