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Adapting Your Supply Chain to Deal with Changes in the GPT at I.E.Canada's Annual ConferenceThursday, October 17, 2013 > 10:49:34
The last federal budget brought forward changes to the General Preferential Tariff (GPT) that will see the removal of 72 countries from the GPT list, increasing tariffs on goods from these countries. Slated for removal are major suppliers such as China, Brazil, Thailand and South Korea.
Have you considered how these changes will affect your company's costs, and whether and how you should alter your supply chain?
Join Renate Jalbert, Managing Director, FedEx Express Canada Ltd. and Michael Gilson, Vice President - Private Brands, Hudson's Bay Company, as they discuss the impact changes to the GPT will have on Canadian businesses and ways in which you can prepare for these changes.
For more information and to register, go to http://www.iecanada.com/events.php?eid=129.