important notices

Important Notices

  • Free Time Notice change

    The supply chain industry is still facing challenges with space, capacity, labor, congestion and equipment shortages. Please note that our Toronto warehouse facilities must adjust the free time from currently five (5) business days to four (4) business days effective August 1, 2021. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact...

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  • BC Wildfire Rail Service Update

    We would like to update you on current intermodal rail status, that has been affected due to the wildfires in British Columbia. Sunday night, British Columbia declared a State of Emergency provincially to heighten awareness of evacuations in areas with elevated wildfire risk. During this State of Emergency, CN and CP continues to operate, although...

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  • Vancouver Port Congestion

    Congestion continues to worsen in the port of Vancouver with delays due to forest fires in British Columbia and record volumes of cargo coming through the port. Trans-Pacific Ocean Carriers have advised that additional port congestion related surcharges may be implemented effective Sept 1, 2021 for cargo arriving thereafter. We are monitoring the communication...

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  • Update: BC Wildfires Service Interruption

    Below is an update on the wildfires in the Lytton, BC area. Rail operations are currently suspended in BC wildfire areas. Both CN Rail and CP Rail main lines are again shutdown due to new wildfires that crossed both railways 6 miles east of Lytton BC. The BC Wildfire Service has requested CP/CN temporarily suspend operations in the affected area....

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  • Trans-Pacific Ocean rates Increase

    Peak season congestion continues to worsen with further blank sailings planned, rail delays due to forest fires in British Columbia and demand ever increasing. Effective July 15, 2021, Trans-Pacific Ocean rates will be increased due to escalating costs from ocean carriers. We are doing all possible to provide the most economical shipping options...

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