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Jan 20, 2021

Third administrative review for Softwood Lumber products from Canada

On January 5, 2021, the U.S. Department of Commerce, via the Enforcement and Compliance Agency of the International Trade Administration… Read more 

Jan 15, 2021

FDA Contacts at U.S. Ports of Entry Now Available

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) now has available a searchable import… Read more 

Jan 14, 2021

U.S.-EU Agreement Results in Duty Reductions Retroactive to August 1, 2020

Presidential Proclamation 10128 announced an agreement reached between the U.S. and the European Union (EU) which reduces Most Favored Nations… Read more 

Jan 12, 2021

Digital Service Tax on France Postponed

The Section 301 investigation on France’s Digital Service Tax (DST) that was due to enact additional duties as… Read more 

Jan 7, 2021

France and Germany Subject to New Section 301 Duties on EU Origin Products

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced of additional Section 301 duties on European Union (EU) origin products, effective… Read more 

Jan 7, 2021

USTR Approves COVID Related China Section 301 Exclusions

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) approved COVID-19 related exclusions, effective January 1, 2021 through March 31, 2021, making… Read more 

Dec 24, 2020

Aluminum Import Licenses Required Beginning January 25, 2021

The U.S. Department of Commerce issued a final rule requiring an Aluminum Import Monitoring and Analysis (AIM) license… Read more 

Dec 23, 2020

GSP, MTB, and China Section 301 Exclusions Due to Expire

As we come to a close in 2020, there are three things of note which may increase duties… Read more 

Dec 17, 2020

CBP Announces 2021 Federal Holidays

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Service posted the list of U.S. Federal Holidays for the Calendar… Read more 

Nov 16, 2020

GSP Modified by 2020 Annual Review

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) provided guidance on modifications from the U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR’s) annual review… Read more