Les agences des douanes des États-Unis et du Canada unissent leurs efforts pour faciliter les envois via la Colombie-Britannique

Dans le cadre d’un programme conjoint, la Customs and Border Protection (CBP) des États-Unis et l’Agence des services frontaliers du Canada (ASFC) ont annoncé un effort visant à faciliter le mouvement du fret intérieur canadien acheminé par camion ou par train à proximité des inondations en Colombie-Britannique, au Canada. Le fret maritime et aérien arrivant…

U.S. and Canada Customs Agencies Combine Efforts to Facilitate Shipments Through British Columbia

In a joint program, U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) have announced an effort to facilitate the movement of Canadian domestic cargo moving via truck or rail around flooding in British Columbia, Canada.  Ocean and air cargo arriving in Vancouver or elsewhere in Canada must be customs cleared prior to transiting the U.S. as this program is intended for use with domestic cargo only. …

U.S. Customs Adjusting Certain User Fees Effective October 1, 2020

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (U.S. CBP) has announced adjustments to many user fees beginning October 1, 2020 covering its 2021 fiscal year. Such fees are reviewed annually as required by the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA), in accordance with the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act). The table below outlines some common…

USDA to Introduce Electronic Import Requirements Under APHIS Core Program

In late 2019 or early 2020, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is expected to introduce new import procedures which will require the filing of additional data elements or documents electronically through Customs & Border Protection’s (CBP) Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). Once formally introduced, USDA and CBP are expected to provide a minimum six-month Informed…

Augmentation du tarif sur le coton américain le 16 octobre 2018

Le ministère de l’Agriculture des États-Unis (USDA) a récemment publié un règlement définitif concernant l’augmentation de son tarif sur le coton qui sera évalué sur les importations applicables à compter du 16 octobre 2016, et qui fera certainement l’objet de commentaires négatifs à l’intention du ministère. À compter de cette date, le tarif évalué passera de 0,011510 $…

U.S. Cotton Fee to Increase October 16, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently published a final rule increasing its cotton fee assessed on applicable imports effective October 16, 2018 – subject to any adverse comments being received by the department. As of that date, the rate assessed will increase from $0.011510 per kilogram to $0.011905 per kilogram or by 3.4%. This fee…