Transport bottlenecks from B.C. wildfire rail interruptions will take time to clear

Credit to Author: Gordon Hoekstra| Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 22:57:07 +0000

Rail lines in the B.C. Interior that provide critical transport links for goods and material shipped in and out of the Port of Vancouver are operational but operating at reduced volume, according to a trans-loading company in Vancouver

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B.C. furniture retailers reeling from new tariff of almost 300 per cent on sofas from China and Vietnam

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 00:38:02 +0000

In December 2020, about a dozen Canadian furniture manufacturers reported that upholstery producers in China and Vietnam were selling into Canada at below-market prices and hurting sales for Canadian companies.

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U.S. trade hawks set sights on Canadian, Mexican berries and produce

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 16:55:09 +0000

The B.C. Blueberry Council says it has retained legal counsel in response to a U.S. International Trade Commission investigation into whether domestic farmers are being hurt by increased blueberry imports.

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