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Jun 3, 2024

Lacey Act Declaration to be required for additional products beginning December 1, 2024

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently issued a Federal Register Notice… Read more 

May 30, 2024

China Section 301 exclusions extensions

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced they are extending certain exclusions in the Section 301 Investigation of China’s Acts,… Read more 

May 21, 2024

BIS to Expire 12 Section 232 GAE Effective July 1, 2024

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) announced they are removing 12 General Approved Exclusions (GAEs) for Section 232 effective… Read more 

May 21, 2024

Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) mandatory eFiling expected in 2025

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission  (CPSC) is expected to require mandatory filing of their Partner Government Agency… Read more 

May 16, 2024

China Section 301 report issued with U.S. proposing some increases

After issuing their China Section 301 Statutory Report of trade actions taken, the United States Trade Representative (USTR)… Read more 

May 16, 2024

Imports of Russian Uranium to be prohibited

The U.S. Department of State announced that the President has signed Bill 1042, which prohibits the importation of… Read more 

May 8, 2024

Cosmetic manufacturers must register with FDA by July 1, 2024

The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) requirement for cosmetic manufacturing and processing companies to register and list their… Read more 

Apr 22, 2024

Sec 301 investigation on China’s maritime, logistics, and shipbuilding sectors initiated

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) initiated a Section 301 investigation on China’s acts and policies relating to their… Read more 

Apr 16, 2024

OFAC Bans Imports of Russian Origin Aluminum, Copper, and Nickel

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued notice prohibiting the import of Russian origin: imported after April 12,… Read more 

Feb 29, 2024

Ban on Russian diamond imports expanded to include those processed in third countries

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued notice that a ‘certification statement’ will be required for imports of… Read more