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20.83% Duty Established on Softwood Lumber Imports into the U.S.

2017-11-03 - Pacific Customs Brokers

Yesterday, on November 2nd the U.S. Department of Commerce announced their final determination that the U.S. lumber industry was harmed in the import of Canadian softwood lumber. An anti-dumping and countervailing duty rate of 20.83% has been established.


Introducing Our New Mobile PARS and SCN Checker

2017-09-27 - Pacific Customs Brokers

If you are a user of our BorderPro iPhone app, please note that it will not work with IOS 11 and any later versions.  It does however still work on IOS version 10 and earlier. We recommend that you switch to using our new Mobile site instead of the iPhone app.


Wood Packaging Material Penalities Enfourced November 1 2017

2017-09-27 - Pacific Customs Brokers

Please be advised that on November 1, 2017, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will begin issuing monetary penalties for not complying with wood packaging materials (WPM) import regulations.


CBSA’s 90 Day Evaluation Period for ACI eManifest Has Been Extended

2017-08-30 - Pacific Customs Brokers

In late May of 2017 CBSA announced that due to system instability, CBSA was allowing carriers to voluntarily return to the U.S. until an ACI eManifest had been submitted, without penalty. This was announced as a 90 day, evaluation period beginning May 29, 2017 and ending August 26, 2017. This period has been extended.


TPP States Agree New Framework Needed to Implement Pact Without U.S.

2017-07-20 - The Japan Times

USTR Releases NAFTA Negotiating Objectives

2017-07-20 - Office of the United States Trade Representative

Statement by the Foreign Affairs Minister on the North American Free Trade Agreement

2017-07-20 - Global Affairs Canada

Canada, EU to Provisionally Apply CETA in September

2017-07-13 - CBC News

Japan to Host TPP Pacific Rim Trade Pact Talks

2017-07-13 - CTV News

FDA Updates Policy on Release Without Notification to Reflect Current De Minimis Level

2017-07-06 - Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg

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