ALB Consulting Group Inc. would not be possible without the vision Arthur Brunette had for ALB and his understanding of importers’ needs starting over fifty years ago. As a founder of not only ALB Consulting Group, but also of the entire customs consulting industry in Canada, Arthur has always been at the forefront, including the implementation of the Harmonized Tariff. He was the official editor of the first McGoldricks Handbooks of Customs Tariff, working directly with McMullin Publishers Ltd. Arthur signed the original agreement in Brussels in 1988 and was responsible for the Harmonized System distribution throughout Canada and much of the USA for over a decade. He owned his own Customs House Brokerage firm for many years and advocated numerous significant customs matters serving a wide variety of clients for over five decades. His experience in the customs consulting field and knowledge of customs duty administration is unparalleled in Canada. His insight and customs expertise has been sought by multinational clients concerning major customs matters and his presentations are respected by senior officials of the Canada Border Services Agency.