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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.
  • 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.
  • The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada
    AmCham Canada is a private, non-profit, membership organization that endeavors to promote the two-way flow of trade and investment, while simultaneously ensuring that the interests of U.S. companies are protected in Canada.
  • 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.
  • Business.gov
    Importing and exporting goods as a way to expand your business and take part in the global economy.
  • Commercial News USA
    Commercial News USA is a publication showcasing U.S. products and services that are ready for immediate export. To subscribe go to the Services section of this website.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Canada Border Services Agency
    Provides information on import procedures, customs and other matters important for businesses and individuals.
  • Canada Revenue Agency
    The CRA website provides information on taxes, duties on imports and other matters important for businesses and individuals.
  • 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.
  • 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.