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CBSA Releases 2021 Trade Compliance Verification Priorities

January 13, 2021

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Canada Border Services Agency has released its first round of 2021 Trade Compliance Verifications. Businesses that import goods listed as an audit priority could be subjected to a CBSA trade compliance audit, which could result in potential financial penalties if the verification uncovers instances of non-compliance.

Origin

  • Bedding and drapery (Round 2)
  • Harmonized System Number(s): Various goods of Headings 63.01, 63.02 and 63.03.  USA origin.

Valuation

  • Apparel (Round 3)
  • Harmonized System Number(s): Chapters 61 and 62
  • Footwear (Round 2)
  • Harmonized System Number(s): Chapter 64

Tariff 

  • Spent fowl (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Headings 02.07, 16.01 and 16.02
  • LED lamps
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 85.39
  • Furniture for non-domestic purposes (Round 3)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Headings 94.01 and 94.03
  • Batteries (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 85.06
  • Footwear ($30 or more per pair) (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 64.03
  • Articles of apparel and clothing accessories (Round 3)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 39.26
  • Parts of lamps (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 94.05
  • Pasta (Round 3)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 19.02
  • Cell phone cases (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Headings 39.26, 42.02 and 85.17
  • Pickled vegetables (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 20.01
  • Gloves (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Headings 39.26 and 42.03
  • Safety headgear (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): SubHeading 6506.10
  • Bags (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 42.02
  • Import permit numbers (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Chapters 2 and 4
  • Other mountings and fittings, suitable for furniture (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 83.02
  • Air heaters and hot air distributors (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 73.22
  • Flashlights and miners’ safety lamps (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 85.13
  • Stone table and counter tops (Round 2)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 94.03
  • Disposable and protective gloves (Round 4)
    Harmonized System Number(s): Subheadings 3926.20 and 4015.19
  • Parts of machines and mechanical appliances
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 84.79
  • Other chemical products
    Harmonized System Number(s): Heading 38.24

Click here to view the full notice from CBSA.

Clients who import these goods are advised to reach out to their Carson representative, or get in touch using the button below if they have any questions or concerns.