Canadian Duty Free Strategic Review negotiations near positive completion, reports FDFA

November 2012
Travel Markets Insider Newsletter;11/16/2012, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents the views of the non-profit organization Frontier Duty Free Association's (FDFA) President Abe Taqtaq on the near positive completion of the Canadian government's Strategic Review of the land border duty free industry. It mentions that both FDFA and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) are jointly making efforts to finalize the details of the Strategic Review. He considers his organization's relationship with the Canadian government as its top priority.


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