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Useful Links


The following list of links has been compiled to help provide you with additional sources of information.


The U.S. Embassy in Canada

The website for the U.S. Embassy in Canada contains information on travelling to the U.S., Canada-U.S. relations, studying in the U.S., current issues, and much more.


US Government Resources

Export.gov
Importing and exporting goods as a way to expand your business and take part in the global economy.

Export Yellow Pages

The ExportYellowPages.com is a directory of thousands of U.S. exporters that can be searched by product, service, company name either by keyword or by browsing the various categories.

National Institute of Standards and Technology

NIST website is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Commerce Department's Technology Administration. NIST's mission is to develop and promote measurement, standards, and technology to enhance productivity, facilitate trade, and improve the quality of life.


Agriculture

Foreign Agricultural Service - Ottawa, Canada Contact Information
Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Mission Statement: Linking U.S. agriculture to the world to enhance export opportunities and global food security.


Business Organizations

The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada
AmCham Canada is a private, non-profit, membership organization that endevours to promote the two-way flow of trade and investment, while simultaneously ensuring that the interests of U.S. companies are protected in Canada.

Canadian American Business Council (CABC)

A non-profit, non-partisan, issues-oriented organization dedicated to elevating the private sector perspective on issues that affect our two nations, Canada and the United States.

Better Business Bureau

This website provides Canadian companies with commercial information on U.S. companies in addition to business education and voluntary self-regulation.

The Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters

The CAIE provides Canadian importers and exporters with pertinent information on Canadian customs and trade policy.

The Council of American States in Canada - CASC

CASC is comprised of eight state trade offices and one joint trade office, all with full-time staff in Canada.

The Council of Great Lakes Governors

The Council of Great Lakes Governors - Canadian Trade Office provides a wide range of services to small to medium sized firms from Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. This organization assists both new to export firms as well as Great Lakes companies that have some experience exporting to Canada.


Studying in the USA
For U.S. Schools

Export.gov section for U.S. Educational Institutions and Intensive English Programs
This page is your resource for market research reports, international student recruitment events, and study consortia information.

Institute for International Education (IIE)

An independent not-for-profit, IIE is among the world's largest and most experienced international education and training organizations.


Canadian Visa and Border Information

Canada Border Services Agency, provides information on import procedures, customs and other matters important for businesses and individuals.


Canadian Taxes

Canada Revenue Agency
The CRA website provides information on taxes, duties on imports and other matters important for businesses and individuals.


Trade Agreements and Partners

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
A resource for information on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. An international trade agreement aimed at reducing the cost of exporting, increasing competitiveness of U.S. firms, and promoting fairness in international trade.

The US Commercial Service in Mexico

This link opens the doors of Mexico, the other NAFTA partner.

Trade Americas Links

The website for finding many other links related to the US Government and its organizations and agencies committed to helping American businesses export.

The NAFTA Secretariat

The NAFTA Secretariat is responsible for the administration of the dispute settlement provisions of the NAFTA agreement. It also provides support to various non-dispute-related committees and working groups.



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