USTR Proposes Tariffs on Imports from Six Countries in Response to Digital Services Taxes

2021-04-01T04:35:42+00:00March 31st, 2021|International Trade Issues, Other Government Agencies/Depts., U.S. Customs|

Find out more about the $800 million worth of tariffs the Biden administration proposes hitting imports from the United Kingdom and five other countries with that could take effect in the coming months.

New North American Trade Agreement Will Enter Into Force July 1, USTR Says

2021-02-11T23:17:29+00:00April 25th, 2020|Canada Customs, U.S. Customs|

With the notification to Congress, the U.S. became the third country to have completed its domestic legislative procedures needed to implement the deal, the final step necessary for the USMCA to take effect this summer. However, some are doubtful the three countries can achieve a comprehensive implementation in such a short time.

Ask George: What’s The Republican View on Free Trade?

2021-02-11T23:23:21+00:00November 22nd, 2017|International Trade Issues, U.S. Customs|

The 2016 Presidential Election was among the most divisive in US history. On November 8,2016, President Donald J. Trump prevailed over former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, to secure the presidency until the 2020 election. Among the more popular tenets of his platform was a firm stance on international trade, which was often referred to as an “America-first” policy.

Using Key Performance Indicators to Manage for Compliance Success

2021-03-04T21:12:02+00:00October 28th, 2015|Risk Management, Trade Compliance|

In our latest white paper we examine how leading traders use KPIs to track a range of trade compliance variables; both those which support their routine functions and operational business objectives, but also more existential ones that are more broadly aligned to the organization’s vision, mission, values, strategy, risk intelligence, and brand reputation.