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Sep 16, 2021

Reminder: Lacey Act Phase VI Enforcement to Begin October 1, 2021

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) will require a Lacey declaration for… Read more 

Sep 2, 2021

CBP Announces Updates on Guidance Regarding Returned Goods

The CBP announced updated guidance for importers and customs brokers when importing foreign-origin goods returned to the U.S. under Harmonized… Read more 

Aug 30, 2021

Good News – Importer Cotton Assessment Fee to Decrease October 25th, 2021

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has issued a direct final rule that decreases the fees paid… Read more 

Aug 23, 2021

Exporters of military end use products to require expanded licensing requirements

U.S. exporters who ship goods abroad to entities and governments for military end use will have a longer… Read more 

Aug 4, 2021

CBP Update on Forced Labor WRO on Hoshine China Silicon Industry Co. Ltd.

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), issued a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) specific to the Withhold Release Order… Read more 

Jul 29, 2021

CBP to Increase User Fees for Fiscal Year 2022 – Effective October 1, 2021

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), posted notice of the below-noted increase(s) in user fees, which are effective… Read more 

Jul 26, 2021

Xinjiang Supply Chain Business Advisory on Forced Labor Updated

The U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of the Treasury, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Homeland… Read more 

Jul 13, 2021

Aluminum Import Monitoring System Licenses Now Required

As of June 28, 2021, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) requires an aluminum import license be obtained… Read more 

Jul 9, 2021

CBP Update on the USMCA

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) posted two regulatory updates on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). CBP issued an… Read more 

Jul 9, 2021

EU and UK Section 301 Duties Suspended for Five Years

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) suspended additional Section 301 duties of 15 to 25 percent on European Union… Read more