Monthly Archives: January 2017

New Requirements for Exports and Reexports to and from Hong Kong: BIS Requires Exporters and Reexporters to Confirm Compliance with Hong Kong Import and Export Controls

Blaine Smith   January 25, 2017   Comments Off on New Requirements for Exports and Reexports to and from Hong Kong: BIS Requires Exporters and Reexporters to Confirm Compliance with Hong Kong Import and Export Controls

– Effective April 19, 2017, those planning to export or reexport to Hong Kong items subject to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) under a license or license exception will generally need to receive from their clients or consignees before shipping a copy of the required Hong Kong import license or… Read more »

Additional Phase of India-U.S. Export Control Cooperation

Blaine Smith   January 23, 2017   Comments Off on Additional Phase of India-U.S. Export Control Cooperation

Amendments to the Export Administration Regulations Implementing an Additional Phase of India-U.S. Export Control Cooperation In this final rule, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) amends the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to implement the India–U.S. Joint Statement of June 7, 2016 (June Statement), which recognized the United States and… Read more »

January 2017 Schedule B/HTS Numbers Available in Global Wizard

Heather Noggle   January 19, 2017   Comments Off on January 2017 Schedule B/HTS Numbers Available in Global Wizard

On January 18, 2017, the Census department released the computer-consumable files for the updated HTS valid for import and export. The updated data is now available in Shipment Wizard for your use as of January 19, 2017, prior to business hours. The government had been advising customers who were ready… Read more »