Regulatory Updates

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...

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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...

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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,...

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Mexico’s CFDI Export Reporting Requirement Revised

The Mexican Treasury Department (SAT) has revised the new CFDI export reporting requirement to exclude non-commercial shipments.  According to a resolution[i] published on June 22nd, Article 3.1.35 of the 2016 General Foreign Trade Rules is amended to apply...

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Mexico’s New Export Requirement Postponed

As the July 1st deadline for complying with Mexico’s new CFDI export reporting requirement quickly approaches, exporters and their agents are concerned with how the reporting will be implemented. However, there soon may be good news for exporters.According to the...

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