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Fashion Apparel Sourcing and Entrepreneurship

Research of Apparel and Trade Associations and Suppliers

Choose a Country

example search

  • Trade type- imports
  • Trader- Canada
  • Trading Partner: Top ten countries
  • Time Period: 2017
  • Value: In Canadian $’s.
  • Product Options-search for a product
  • Keyword- (E.g. Sweaters or enter code)
  • Browse codes and Add to selected products
  • Run report

Getting Goods into Canada

Step by step guide with all the information you need for the importing process

  • Import Commercial Goods
  • Customs Tariff
  • 2019 File (box on the right side)
  • Customs Tariff by Chapter - T2019
  • scroll down to "Section XI: Textiles and Textile Articles"
  • click on the appropriate chapter in the schedule, the first two numbers correspond to the 6-digit tariff item number eg: 620610 (women's silk blouses); so click on 62
  • Opens a PDF file. Scroll down until you find the tariff item. Tariffs applicable to that item are listed on the right side. 
  • to determine which tariffs apply to your country, click on "List of Countries and Applicable Tariff Treatments (PDF, 29 KB)" on the previous page found under "Table of Contents"

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