A recent survey of 803 managers across the country shows that one of the biggest current challenges facing Canadian businesses is the acquisition and retention of skilled workers. As a small or midsize business, setting up and maintaining a formal skills and new hire training program may not be an easy option. But did you know there are a number of training grants available from both federal and provincial governments that can help ease the burden; some of which will subsidize your costs up to 66%!
Every cross border shipment of goods must clear customs before it can be imported or exported. However, navigating the customs clearance process requires some additional document preparation and familiarity with the rules and regulations in Canada and the USA.
Though the extra paperwork and official inspections may seem daunting, the customs process for shipping freight is less complicated than you may think—especially if you partner with a reputable shipping company and customs broker to avoid unexpected delays or fees.