ACE Import Requirements Updates

As CBP and the other government agencies get closer to the full implementation of the single-window environment known as the ACE, U.S. importers must have a strong process for validating import documents and making sure complete and accurate information is submitted...

Argentina: New Import Declaration form for Clinical Supplies

In an effort to streamline importations of clinical supplies, Argentina’s Ministry of Health, Administración Nacional de Medicamentos, Alimentos y Tecnología Médica (ANMAT) announced the creation of a new import declaration form.[i] The new, so called 12-point...

Import Tariff Rate Reductions in Russia

In a continued effort to align with World Trade Organization (WTO) rules for trade facilitation[i], The Federal Customs Service of Russia has reduced tariff rates for more than 1700 Harmonized Schedule (HS) codes. The reduced rates went into effect on September 1,...