Advisories and Alerts

Healing the Supply Chain

Healing the Supply Chain – we are all facing extreme challenges (From NCBFAA) We realize that persistent port and rail ramp congestion, container chassis shortages, excessive detention and demurrage fees from carriers, and upheaval among […]

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Cotton Supply Chains

August 3,  2020 New Sanctions Threaten Cotton Supply Chains (From Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report) The Office of Foreign Assets Control placed Xinjiang Production and Construction Corporation on its Specially Designated Nationals List on […]

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Hong Kong Marking Requirements

August 26, 2020 Additional 45-day compliance period to mark Hong Kong products Customs has announced an extension of  45-days to the transition period for compliance with the President’s Executive Order (EO) on Hong Kong Normalization.  The […]

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Detention on Apparel from China

August 12, 2020 Some Apparel from China Hit with New Import Detention Order (From Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report) U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued Aug. 11 a new withhold release order against garments […]

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CBP Announces Deferment of Duties and Fees for Certain Importers During COVID-19 Response

On April 18, President Donald Trump signed an executive order allowing the Secretary of the Treasury to extend deadlines on certain estimated payments. A day later, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Treasury Department issued […]

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