I.E.Canada Commends Government of Canada on Release of Safe Food for Canadians Regulations

I.E.Canada is pleased to see that the Government of Canada has announced the coming into force of the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations and supports the ongoing efforts of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency as they work to… Read More

What Ottawa can do to give manufacturing and exports a boost

Joy Nott, president of the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters, says that Ottawa doesn’t have to cut corporate tax rates to compete with U.S. tax reform because there are other ways to ensure Canadian companies aren’t worse… Read More

Budget 2018 – BNN Appearances

Harbinger Capital Markets Research founder David Prince, Joy Nott of the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters, Lindsay Tedds of the University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy and former B.C. finance minister Carole Taylor share their key… Read More

I.E.Canada NAFTA Submission to Global Affairs

In preparation for the August 16 launch of the NAFTA re-negotiations, I.E.Canada conducted extensive consultations with members to prepare a formal submission. That submission can be viewed here.  

CBSA ARL Importer Statement of Account Walkthru

I.E.Canada hosts CBSA as they conduct a walkthru of the ARL Importer Statement of Account  

Joy Nott to Accompany Governor General on State Visit to Sweden

OTTAWA, February 16, 2017 — Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will conduct a State visit to the Kingdom of Sweden from February 19 to 23, 2017. Parliamentarians and… Read More

I.E.Canada Signs Columbus Statement on U.S.-Canada Relations

DETROIT, Mich., February 13, 2017 – As U.S. President Trump and Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau meet in Washington, D.C. on February 13, 2017, the leading Canada-U.S. business associations, companies, and policy experts have issued the Columbus Statement on… Read More

Canada Needs Simpler, More Consistent Customs Procedures

Guest post by Stephen Tapp, Research Director at IRPP, summarizes Joy Nott’s recent commentary, published as part of IRPP’s forthcoming publication, Redesigning Canadian Trade Policies for New Global Realities. Today, the IRPP released a new commentary, written by… Read More

Canadian Business is United: It’s Time for TPP

Download the full Press Release  Ottawa, October 1, 2015 — The undersigned organizations, representing leading companies, farmers and hundreds of thousands of small businesses from sectors and regions across Canada, call on governments to conclude the Trans-Pacific Partnership… Read More

I.E.Canada to Have Seat on Newly Formed CITT Advisory Committee

There has been an exciting new development at the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT). The CITT has created an Advisory Committee to assist the CITT by seeking recommendations related to the Tribunal’s accessibility, transparency and fairness. Even more… Read More