Monthly Archives: April 2016

International Trade Administration Releases Going Global Toolkit

Heather Noggle   April 29, 2016   Comments Off on International Trade Administration Releases Going Global Toolkit

Earlier today, the International Trade communication posted information about its Going Global Initiative on its blog. In recognition of World Trade Month in May, communities across the country will focus on the importance of trade and its ongoing contribution to U.S. economic and job growth. The first week of May recognizes… Read more »

AES Transition To AES Completed in Global Wizard

Heather Noggle   April 25, 2016   Comments Off on AES Transition To AES Completed in Global Wizard

Export compliance software programs that transmit EEI data to the US government must be fully transitioned to the AES within the ACE Platform version of AES by April 30, 2016.  Global Wizard completed its transition on April 22, 2016. If you are a Global Wizard user and have questions or… Read more »

Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) Proposed Rule Governing AES

Heather Noggle   April 19, 2016   Comments Off on Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) Proposed Rule Governing AES

Comments remain open for a proposed rule governing changes to AES submissions.  The comment period ends on May 9, 2016 at 11:59 EDT. Two new data elements are on the way – original ITN and a used electronics indicator. Clarifications on terminology definitions are also included. The original ITN is the more… Read more »

China Ends Export Subsidy Program

Heather Noggle   April 14, 2016   Comments Off on China Ends Export Subsidy Program

The US government challenged a China program that acted to subsidize exports from small firms. Now, that program is ended. China ended an incentive program that effectively subsidized exports from small firms, a year after the U.S. challenged it at the World Trade Organization, U.S. officials said. The subsidy program… Read more »

China Import/Export Declaration Form Changes

Heather Noggle   April 12, 2016   Comments Off on China Import/Export Declaration Form Changes

China has changed its Import/Export Declaration Form. Take note: On March 26, 2016, China’s General Administration of Customs (GAC) announced a revision of the import and export declaration forms (GAC Announcement, No. 20 of 2016). The revision has accommodated and consolidated all the legislative changes made by Customs, Ministry of… Read more »

Exporting Food? New requirements.

Heather Noggle   April 6, 2016   Comments Off on Exporting Food? New requirements.

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. reported today about the new food shipping requirements going into effect in about a year: Shippers, carriers, receivers, foreign exporters and others in the food supply chain will all be affected by broad new regulatory requirements for sanitary transportation set forth in a new Food and… Read more »

Global Wizard – HTS Search

Heather Noggle   April 5, 2016   Comments Off on Global Wizard – HTS Search

Did you know that Global Wizard has a Schedule B/HTS search in the Client Data section in Shipment Wizard?  Simply enter a term, and Global Wizard will show you all Schedule B/HTS numbers that are valid for export that contain that term and the full description for each number. If… Read more »