Camera di Commercio della Romagna – Forlì – ITALY – May 29, 2018
Bacciardi and Partners has held a specialized training seminar together with the attorneys Mr. Stephen W. Green, Mr. Jonathan A. Grode and Ms. Cristina Guida of Green and Spiegel (Canada) as well as with the CPA Ms. Isabella Bertani of RSM Canada LLP.
The seminar focuses on the following advantages to access the Canadian and North American markets granted by the CETA Agreement:
a) The removal of almost all the Canadian import tariffs;
b) A 92% tariff exemption rate on food and farming products exported to Canada;
c) The simplification of the European preferential certification of origin for products exported to Canada;
d) The acknowledgement of European geographical indications for typical products (PDO – PGI) and the protection of these very same products from counterfeiting;
e) The mutual acceptation of product conformity assessment certificates with resulting facilitations and savings for Italian and European companies exporting to Canada;
f) The admission of Italian and European companies to public procurement procedures in Canada to supply goods and services at all levels: federal, provincial and municipal.
g) The access for Italian and European companies to the Canadian market of business services.
h) Facilitations for Italian and European citizens for their entry and temporary stay in Canada to carry out business and professional activities.