U.S. Producers Urge CBP to Reject COAC Forced Labor Recommendations

2021-03-30T14:57:04+00:00March 29th, 2021|Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Trade Compliance, U.S. Customs|

Advocacy groups representing U.S. producers are firing back at recommendations issued recently by the Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee, accusing it of “a troubling and continued...prioritization of trade facilitation and cheap importation of goods over trade enforcement at every opportunity.”

Modernizing De Minimus: Upcoming New ‘Section 321’ Requirements for Truck Shipments

2021-02-11T23:13:23+00:00November 6th, 2018|Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Trade Compliance, U.S. Customs|

As part of an effort to modernize the handling of certain low-value imports, U.S. Customs and Border Protection has announced that beginning next year all commercial truck shipments containing “Section 321 merchandise” will be required to file an advance electronic manifest in accordance with the guidelines specified in the Trade Act of 2002.