GovDelivery - Trade https://www.cbp.gov/rss/trade GovDelivery Environmental and Cultural Stewardship feed en QB 22-703 2022 Aluminum Absolute Quota Third Quarter Argentina https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/22-703 On May 31, 2018, the President issued a Presidential Proclamation under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 providing for an absolute quota for imports of aluminum products from Argentina, effective for goods entered for consumption, or… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377794 QB 22-603 2022 Third Quarter Absolute Quota for Steel Mill Articles of Argentina, Brazil and South Korea https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/22-603 COMMODITY:  Steel Mill Articles as specified in Presidential Proclamations  QUOTA PERIOD:  July 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022  OPENING:  July 1, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port time.  All entries submitted prior to 8:30 am ET and on July 1, 2022… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377793 QB 22-722 2022 First and Second Period Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) for Aluminum Articles of the United Kingdom (UK) https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/QB-22-722_UK_Aluminum Commodity Aluminum Articles as specified in Presidential Proclamations Quota Period Period 1:  June 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022 Period 2:  July 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022 Opening Period 1:  June 1, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port time.… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377712 Vessel Entrance and Clearance System (VECS) https://www.cbp.gov/trade/automated/vessel-entrance-and-clearance-system-vecs The Vessel Entrance and Clearance System (VECS) will be a complete digitization and automation of the Entrance and Clearance process. VECS will allow vessel masters, operators, and agents to submit certain vessel entry and clearance data and… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377682 QB 22-613 2022 Third Quarter Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) for Steel Mill Articles of European Union (EU) Member Countries https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-613 COMMODITY: Steel Mill Articles as specified in Presidential Proclamations QUOTA PERIOD: Quarter 3:  July 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022 OPENING: July 1, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port time. All entries submitted prior to 8:30 am ET and on the… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377611 CBP Officers in Minneapolis Intercept Counterfeit Car Sensors https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-officers-minneapolis-intercept-counterfeit-car-sensors MINNEAPOLIS— Stopping the dangerous enterprise involving the importation and sale of counterfeit items is one of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) number one priorities. Officers around the nation have seized counterfeit handbags, jewelry,… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377600 QB 22-214 2022 Tuna Final Restraint Limit and Proration https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-214-2022 RESTRAINT LEVEL: A notice entitled “Tuna – Tariff Rate Quota” published in the Federal Register on June 14, 2022, announced the 2022 restraint limit for tuna.  The quota restraint limit for 2022 is 14,672,350 kilograms. The quota on tuna did not… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377591 Modernization of the Customs Broker Regulations 19 CFR 111 https://www.cbp.gov/trade/programs-administration/customs-brokers/modernization ​Modernization of the Customs Broker Regulations 19 CFR 111 Status  U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced the publication of the Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRMs) for the long-awaited update to 19 CFR 111.  The NPRM for the… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377502 One Parcel Worth $22.5 Million Seized by CBP Officers in Louisville https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/one-parcel-worth-225-million-seized-cbp-officers-louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky—Over 90% of all U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) counterfeit seizures occur in the international mail and express consignment environments, and June 2 was no exception. CBP officers in Louisville seized a parcel containing… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377461 QB 22-622a 2022 Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) for Steel Articles of the United Kingdom https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-622a-2022 COMMODITY: Steel Articles as specified in Presidential Proclamations QUOTA PERIOD: June 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022 OPENING: June 1, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port time. All entries submitted prior to 8:30 am ET and on the opening date will be… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377383 QB 22-103 2022 Australia FTA https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-103-2022-australia-fta-0 COMMODITIES: Agricultural products described in Chapter 99, Subchapter XIII, U.S. Notes 3 through 20 QUOTA PERIOD: January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022 OPENING DATE: Monday, January 3, 2022 RESTRAINT LEVEL: The aggregate quantities of… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377292 QB 22-101 2022 Israel FTA https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-101-2022-israel-fta COMMODITY: Agricultural Products described in Chapter 99 Subchapter VIII, U.S. Notes 3 through 7 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) QUOTA PERIOD: January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022 OPENING DATE: Monday, January 3, 2022 RESTRAINT… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377270 In Less than 24 Hours CBP Officers in Louisville Intercept $3.65M in Counterfeit Designer Apparel & Unapproved Medication https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/less-24-hours-cbp-officers-louisville-intercept-365m-counterfeit LOUISVILLE, Ky— In 24 hours, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville have seized a myriad of items: counterfeit driver’s licenses, counterfeit Apple Air pods and Watches, and counterfeit designer watches. However, three… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377241 EAPA Action: Determination of Investigation and Interim Measures in EAPA Case 7624 - Cast Iron Soil Pipe Fittings https://www.cbp.gov/trade/trade-enforcement/tftea/eapa/eapa-actions/recent-eapa-action-determination-investigation-and-interim-measures-eapa-case-7624-cast WASHINGTON — On December 9, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Notice of Investigation and Interim Measures as a part of an ongoing Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA) investigation, EAPA Case 7624, into the alleged evasion of Antidumping… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377166 EAPA Action: Determination as to Evasion in EAPA Case 7586 - Quartz Surface Products https://www.cbp.gov/trade/trade-enforcement/tftea/eapa/recent-eapa-actions/eapa-action-determination-evasion-eapa-case-7586-quartz-surface-products WASHINGTON—On December 6, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a determination on whether Vivaldi Commercial LLC (dba Superior Granite and Marble by V) and Vivaldi Interiors LLC (“Vivaldi”) in Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA) Consolidated… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377165 CBP International Trade Analyst Combats Forced Labor https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/spotlights/cbp-international-trade-analyst-combats-forced-labor From social distancing to antigen to PPE, the pandemic has changed our everyday vocabulary. Add to the list another new household term: global supply chain. Whether it’s gloves stitched in Malaysia or tomatoes grown in Mexico, each year trillions… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377146 QB 22 – 210 2022 Peanuts https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-210-2022-peanuts COMMODITY: Peanuts provided for in Chapter 12, Additional U.S. Note 2. QUOTA PERIOD: April 1, 2022 through March 31, 2023. OPENING DAY: Thursday, April 1, 2022. RESTRAINT LEVELS Argentina… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/377082 Area Port of Cleveland Sees Record Number of Drugs & Counterfeits 16,000 Pounds of Narcotics and $252 Million of Counterfeits Seized by CBP https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/area-port-cleveland-sees-record-number-drugs-counterfeits-16000-pounds CLEVELAND–The Area Port of Cleveland oversees major express consignment operations (ECO) in Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and Louisville. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers that work in these facilities seize illegal shipments nightly… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376877 QB 22–313 2022 Specialty Sugar Period 4 Results https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-313-2022-specialty-sugar-period-4-results COMMODITYSpecialty SugarThe tariff rate quota for Specialty Sugar Period 4 opened on Friday, April 15, 2022and over-subscribed at opening moment.  The pro rata percentage of 23.69894% or .2369894was calculated via ACE, a UC message was generated… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376875 QB 22 – 503 2022 Other Brooms https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-503-2022-other-brooms COMMODITY:Other Brooms, wholly or in part of broom corn.QUOTA PERIOD:January 1, 2022, through December 31, 2022OPENING DATE: Monday, January 3, 2022RESTRAINT LEVEL:121,478 dozen.Since the reporting unit for brooms is numbers, the actual quota limit… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376861 QB 22-611 2022 First and Second Quarter Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) for Steel Mill Articles of European Union (EU) Member Countries https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-611-2022-first-and-second-quarter-tariff-rate-quota-trq-steel-mill-articles-0 COMMODITY: Steel Mill Articles as specified in Presidential Proclamations QUOTA PERIOD: Quarter 1:  January 1, 2022 through March 31, 2022 Quarter 2:  April 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022 OPENING: Quarter 1: January 3, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376808 CBP Issues Trade and Travel Report for Fiscal Year 2021 https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-issues-trade-and-travel-report-fiscal-year-2021 WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection released the Trade and Travel Report: Fiscal Year 2021, which quantifies measures the agency took to protect the American people, safeguard our borders, and enhance the nation’s economic… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376805 CBP Issues Trade and Travel Report for Fiscal Year 2021 https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/national-media-release/cbp-issues-trade-and-travel-report-fiscal-year-2021 WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection released the Trade and Travel Report: Fiscal Year 2021, which quantifies measures the agency took to protect the American people, safeguard our borders, and enhance the nation’s economic… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376804 Frequently Asked Questions https://www.cbp.gov/trade/programs-administration/customs-brokers/validating-power-attorney/faqs-electronic-sig U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376674 COVID-19: 90 Day Postponement Frequently Asked Questions https://www.cbp.gov/trade/basic-import-export/covid-19-relief-imports/covid-19-90-day-postponement-frequently-asked-questions U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376647 COVID-19 Relief Imports https://www.cbp.gov/trade/basic-import-export/covid-19-relief-imports U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376644 QB 22-602 2022 Second Quarter Absolute Quota for Steel Mill Articles of Argentina, Brazil and South Korea https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-602-2022-second-quarter-absolute-quota-steel-mill-articles-argentina-brazil-and COMMODITY:Steel Mill Articles as specified in Presidential ProclamationsQUOTA PERIOD:April 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022OPENING:April 1, 2022 12:01 AM Local Port time.All entries submitted prior to 8:30 am ET and on April 1, 2022 will be counted in… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376399 QB 22-702 2022 Aluminum Absolute Quota Second Quarter Argentina https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota/bulletins/qb-22-702-2022-aluminum-absolute-quota-second-quarter-argentina On May 31, 2018, the President issued a Presidential Proclamation under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 providing for an absolute quota for imports of aluminum products from Argentina, effective for goods entered for consumption, or… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376398 EAPA Action: Determination as to Evasion in EAPA Case 7583 - Wooden Cabinets and Vanities https://www.cbp.gov/trade/trade-enforcement/tftea/eapa/recent-eapa-actions/eapa-action-determination-evasion-eapa-case-7583-wooden-cabinets-and-vanities WASHINGTON—On January 31, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a determination against CNC Associates N.Y., Inc. doing business as CNC Cabinetry (CNC) for evading customs duties in Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA) case 7583. Specifically,… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376286 EAPA Action: Determination as to Evasion in EAPA Case 7603 - Wooden Cabinets and Vanities https://www.cbp.gov/trade/trade-enforcement/tftea/eapa/recent-eapa-actions/eapa-action-determination-evasion-eapa-case-7603-wooden-cabinets-and-vanities WASHINGTON—On January 27, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a determination on whether BGI Group Inc. doing business as U.S. Cabinet Depot (“BGI”) evaded customs duties in Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA) Case 7603. Specifically, CBP… U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://www.cbp.gov/node/376285