On behalf of the members of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC), we are pleased to share with you our views on Bill C-49.
CIAC applauds the government’s efforts and is supportive of the rail freight measures outlined in Transportation 2030 for advancing a “long-term agenda for a...Download PDF
Rules of origin under NAFTA should be clear, simple, and transparent. The goal should be to reduce transactional time and costs to the maximum extent possible to the benefit of industry (commerce) of the Parties. It should be the right of the importer and exporter of record to select from the non-...Download PDF
The North American chemical industry supports modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to upgrade the agreement and build upon the economic partnerships and supply chain synergies and efficiencies that have been created through reduced barriers to trade. Addressing regulatory...Download PDF
The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased to provide comments to the Ministry of Economic Development and Growth (MEDG) Red Tape Challenge consultation of the chemical manufacturing sector. Below is a summary of the key regulatory burdens impacting the competitiveness of the...Download PDF
The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased to have the opportunity to submit its comments and recommendations on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Rail Security Regulations as published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on June 24, 2017.
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The global chemistry industry is a story of innovation and incredible growth, well in excess of global GDP growth rates. While provinces have prioritized the chemistry sector for economic growth, Canada has largely been unable to capitalize on the opportunity in the absence of dedicated federal...Download PDF