• American Embassy - Office of Agricultural Affairs

    Provides annual guide to exporting to Canada


    Ottawa Office:
    Agricultural Attaché
    E-Mail: agottawa@fas.usda.gov
    Telephone: (1-613) 688-5267

  • Canada Border Service Agency
      1. The Free And Secure Trade Program (FAST)
        Description:  A commercial clearance program designed to ensure safety and security while expediting trade across the Canada-U.S. border. The site includes information about FAST, enrollment centers, eligibility, mandatory documents, fees, and more.
      1. Importer Resources
        Description:  Includes information on how to register a business, import permits, certificates of origin, documents to report a shipment as well as advance rulings for tariff clarification, food, plant and animal inspections and service providers.
      1.  A step by step guide to importing
        Description: Guide created to help small and medium-sized enterprises that import goods into Canada. It provides an overview of the commercial importing process and is intended to complement, existing regulations, acts and references.

  • Canada Revenue Agency

    Tax information for businesses and individuals.


    Phone for Non-resident corporations: 800-561-7761 (Ext. 9144)

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency

    Web page includes links to certification and conformity verification, equivalency arrangements,l abelling and general information, standards, suspended and cancelled organic certifications, and more.


    Telephone: 800-442-2342

  • Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

    Information on Canadian foreign policy and international trade.


    Telephone: 613-944-4000

  • Industry Canada - Trade Data Online

    Generates customized reports on Canada's and U.S. trade in goods with over 200 countries. Searches can be done either by product or by industry.


    Telephone: 613-954-5031

  • Statistics Canada

    Contains comprehensive International trade statistics (includes Canadian and US trade data at the 6-digit commodity level) as well as classification systems and standards.


    Inquiries line: 1-800-263-1136