I think it's primarily the brokerage fees.
Importing Airsoft for canucks is out right prohibited unless he/she can produce the proper documentation for importing, selling, etc.
This document, at this point in time, is near impossible to attain, as for my understanding.
If you succeed in opening a shop, all the power to you. But you could probably do just as well selling parts, and/or being an AEG-smith.
As for places to play. Read around a bit. Like the upcoming games board. There you can have a general idea of where players have games.
It goes from Cambridge to Wasaga, Muskoka to Sudbury.
Hopefully all works out for you.
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