Canada Border Services Agency CBSA is responsible for border enforcement, immigration enforcement and customs services. Browse through their resources for guides, checklists and reference tools related to importing and exporting.
Importing regulations Importing is a regulated process. Know the rules and what you need to do to comply with regulations.
Simplifying trade Find out if any of these programs can help improve your ability to trade internationally. Some programs can help you with border security requirements to get you or your goods across the border more quickly. Others can help eliminate tariffs or reduce the amount of duty you may have to pay.
Finding suppliers abroad Discover the resources available to help you avoid certain risks and to locate international suppliers.
Are you ready to export? Exporting can be a rewarding activity, but it should not be entered into lightly. Find out if you are ready and learn the basics of the export process before you take your business abroad.
Exporting regulations There are many opportunities for Canadian businesses to enter markets outside of Canada, but you need to be aware of the laws and regulations that apply to international trade.
Export marketing, sales and logistics Learn about strategies that can help you market your business and land sales in another country, and get an understanding of the logistics behind delivering your products or services abroad.
Export financing Learn about the many financing programs that can help your export business.
Export Development Canada (EDC) EDC provides products and services that include insurance, financing for Canadian companies and for their foreign customers, bonding solutions, as well as information on opportunities in international markets.