Crossborder E-tailer: E-commerce With Canadian Non-commercial Internet Consumers.After Americans, Canadians are the second largest users of the Internet. Nine percent of Canada’s Internet users made purchases online in 1999. U.S. e-tailers should be aware of this market and what is involved in exporting goods to Canadian customers.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What should I do to accommodate Canadian Internet customers?
Do I need to mark the products that I am sending to Canadian customers in any specific way?
Are there any duties or taxes that exporters need to pay?
How are non-commercial goods processed?
Are there any other regulations that I might want to consult?