Commerce Finalizes June 28 Start Date for Aluminum Import Monitoring System

2021-05-25T16:42:18+00:00May 22nd, 2021|Other Government Agencies/Depts., Trade Compliance, U.S. Customs|

Commerce has confirmed June 28 as the start date for the new AIM System that was delayed earlier this year in response to critical public feedback. Find out more about the adjustments since made to the requirements in order to reduce confusion, better align with industry terminology and allow time for U.S. manufacturers to update their systems with improved tracking capability.

DHS Study on Cross-Border E-commerce Proposes New AEO Program, Data Sharing Rules

2021-05-12T17:09:51+00:00May 11th, 2021|Other Government Agencies/Depts., Trade Compliance, U.S. Customs|

‘Data gaps’ in e-commerce? You bet there are. With explosive growth of cross-border market reliance on e-commerce comes increased risk of trade violation and the potential for sales of harmful or unsafe goods. What are the gaps and challenges that US Customs have identified? What are the proposed solutions and strategies to overcome them? We detail the answers and more here.

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.”