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Old 12-06-2012, 02:38 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by Computermama View Post

They don't allow it because the Canadian MRSP and the US one are different, and they'd be cutting into the canadian retailer's buisness. It is irritating, since they're like $17 in the US and 22 up here. Even with the exchange it's WAY cheaper to buy them in the US.
My understanding is that is because of the import fees. I think retailers have to self report up there and it can range from 12-18% (if I remember correctly) extra in fees.
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