Removing a softwood trade splinter

August 25, 2017

A handful of government officials representing the timber producing Canadian provinces met in Washington Thursday to encourage a “negotiated solution” to the long-simmering softwood lumber trade dispute between the United States and Canada.

But the officials warned that the Canadian provinces are also “prepared to proceed with litigation on all fronts if a fair solution cannot be achieved.”

Retail Council of Canada on the Federal Budget

March 24, 2017

Members may be interested in the comments made by the Retail Council Canada of Canada (RCC) regarding the 2017 Federal Budget, in particular comments on de minimis.

...Notwithstanding an aggressive lobbying effort by foreign online sellers and courier companies, the government has maintained tax fairness on retail purchases, whether made from retailers here in Canada or from online vendors outside our borders.

We need your help!

March 24, 2017

We are very excited to announce that we are redesigning our website!

An important part of this process is re-organization of our advocacy content. We have massive amounts of information on our site and we realize it is not always easy to find. That's where we need your help!

We are asking for 20 minutes of your time to take part in a fun exercise where you'll get to categorize information in a way that makes sense to you. Here’s how it works.