Export permits and restrictions

Export controls and requirements, certificates and permits, excise taxes, sanctions and prohibited goods.

Services and information

Current sanctions against individuals and entities

Canadian sanctions against specific countries, individuals and entities associated with terrorist activities.

Exporting cultural property

Permits for exporting controlled cultural property from Canada.

Drug and health product imports and exports

Importing and exporting drugs, human pathogens and toxins and other health products.

Energy exports and imports

Trading crude oil, refined petroleum products, electricity, natural gas and natural gas liquids.

Food and agricultural product exports

Certificates, quotas and other requirements for food exports.

Firearm, weapon and military goods import and export

Trading firearms, weapons, ammunition and related parts, military goods and strategic technology.

Exporting live animals and animal products

Terrestrial and aquatic animals, animal products and by-products, semen and embryos, endangered species.

Importing and exporting dangerous goods

Importing explosives, nuclear substances and equipment, hazardous waste and the risks involved.

Petroleum product and automobile exports

Excise taxes for petroleum product and fuel-inefficient automobiles.

Plant, seed and forestry product exports

Exporting plants, forestry and horticulture products, grain and field crops, softwood lumber and logs.

Textile and clothing imports and exports

Preferential tariffs for the textile and apparel trade with specified countries.

Exporting goods and technology from the U.S.

Obtaining export permits for goods and technology originating in the United States.

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