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  • 13 May 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Hapag-Lloyd Fined After Levying 'Willful' and 'Erroneous' D&D Charges, and more! Friday, April 29, 2022

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • UPDATE on Section 301 China Reinstatement HTSUS and Two Additional HTS Numbers Identified,
    • Update to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) for Food Importers Data Requirements,
    • Container Dwell Time Up Again Through March,
    • Advice on Logistics of a WRO Hold in the Ports of LA and LB,
    • Congratulations to Norman Harris - 2022 Marjorie M. Shostak Award,
    • ISF Portal Retirement,
    • Updated 5-Step Risk Assessment - CTPAT,
    • Trade Reimagined: CBP’s 21st Century Customs Framework,
    • New Aluminum Import Monitoring (AIM) Requirements,
    • FMC Provides Instructional Video on How to File Complaints,
    • LACBFFA Comments on Docket No. 22-04, Comments on Demurrage and Detention Billing Requirements ANPRM,
    • Hapag-Lloyd Fined After Levying 'Willful' and 'Erroneous' D&D Charges,
    • FMC Completes Meetings with Ocean Carriers Regarding Export Services,
    • Industry News Sharing,
    • New Modernized ACE CBP Forms Application Deployed April 23, 2022,
    • New DRAFT Truck Manifest X.12 (350) & UN/EDIFACT (CUSRES SN) IGs,
    • 'PMSA West Coast Trade Report: April 2022,
    • LACBFFA Website Resources Update,
    • National Commodity Specialist Division (NCSD) May 2022 Webinars,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 06 May 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: LACBFFA Website Resources Update, and more! Friday, April 22, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Advice on Logistics of a WRO Hold in the Ports of LA and LB,
    • UPDATE on Section 301 China Reinstatement HTSUS,
    • New ACE Portal and ACE Reports Videos Now Available,
    • Industry News Sharing,
    • Quota Bulletin 22-315 2022 Raw Sugar Reallocations,
    • LACBFFA Website Resources Update,
    • May 7 Quota opening: Large Residential Washing Machines 2022 Period 2,
    • Request for Participants: Trade Support Network eBond Working Group,
    • The Pandemic Was Supposed to Push All Shopping Online - It Didn’t,
    • Shipping Stocks Will Sink as U.S. Consumers, China Lose Ballast,
    • National Commodity Specialist Division (NCSD) May 2022 Webinars,
    • FAQ: Electronic Signatures on the Power of Attorney,
    • GUIDANCE: Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 29 Apr 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: GUIDANCE - Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus, and more! Friday, April 15, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • NCBFAA ALERT: BIS Expands Russia-Belarus Regulations to Include ECCNs in Categories 0-2 Effective April 8,
    • Industry News Sharing,
    • Peter Friedmann's April View From Washington, DC,
    • Port of Long Beach Harbor Tours Return,
    • FAQ: Electronic Signatures on the Power of Attorney,
    • GUIDANCE: Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus,
    • CBP Conducting Reconciliation Webinar for the Trade Community,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 22 Apr 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: FDA Publishes YouTube Video “Importing FDA-Regulated Products: The Import Process”, and more! Friday, April 8, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • FDA Publishes YouTube Video “Importing FDA-Regulated Products: The Import Process”,
    • UPDATE: Section 301 China Reinstatement of Certain Exclusions,
    • Port of Long Beach Launches Clean Truck Fund Rate,
    • Harmonized System Update (HSU) 2208 Created on April 1, 2022,
    • ACE Portal Modernization,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

     

  • 15 Apr 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Begins April 1, and more! Friday, April 1, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • GUIDANCE: Section 301 China Reinstatement of Certain Exclusions,
    • GUIDANCE: 2022 Q2 Absolute Quota Aluminum Section 232 Limits,
    • Expiration of the Emergency Processes for U.S. Transit of Goods to and from British Columbia,
    • Free Logistics Industry Hiring Event at LBCC,
    • Trade Transformation Office ACE 2.0 Informational Notice,
    • Berthed Container Ship Capsized During Cargo Operations - Kolkata,
    • Container Freight Contracts Agreed at High Levels Despite Spot Rate Easing,
    • China’s Virus Lockdowns Hit Iron Ore Demand,
    • Covid Drives Shanghai Shutdown: Forwarders Suggest Alternative Ports,
    • New Supply Chain Risk: 22,000 Dockworkers Who May Soon Strike,
    • China’s Gasoline, Gasoil Exports Continue as COVID Hits Domestic Demand,
    • General Order Discretion for Expeditors International Shipments,
    • San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Begins April 1,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • FDA Launching New 24/7 Drug Entry Review Pilot,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events
  • 08 Apr 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: USTR Issues Determination of Reinstatement of Certain Exclusions from China Section 301 Tariffs, and more! Friday, March 25, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Russia Sanctions Update,
    • US West Coast Port Congestion Starts to Ease as Imports Divert to the East,
    • Suez Canal Increases Toll Surcharges for Ships,
    • Chinese Port Congestion Worsens,
    • USTR Issues Determination of Reinstatement of Certain Exclusions from China Section 301 Tariffs,
    • Free FTA Webinar: Russian and Belarusian Sanctions and Other Compliance Issues from the BIS,
    • FDA to Hold Webinar on Foodborne Outbreak Response Improvement Plan,
    • Export Service is New Added Focus of FMC Ocean Carrier Audit Program,
    • White House Executive Order Sanctioning Imports from Russian Federation,
    • PMSA - Solving Supply Chain Congestion: Focus on Comprehensive, Lasting Solutions,
    • San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Begins April 1,
    • NLRB Claims Two Trucking Companies Misclassified Drivers at Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach,
    • A Message on Behalf of ITS: EDF - Reefer Cargo,
    • CISA Message Regarding Cyberattacks on U.S. Critical Infrastructure,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • FDA Launching New 24/7 Drug Entry Review Pilot,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 01 Apr 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Ports of LA & LB to Host Second Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Process Tutorial Workshop on March 22, and more! Friday, March 18, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Begins April 1,
    • FMC Meets to Discuss Ocean Carrier Enforcement Efforts & New Rule Protecting Cruise Passengers,
    • Equipment Shortage Flares Up in Bangladesh Amid Chinese Lockdown and Russian War,
    • CBP Releases February 2022 Monthly Operational Update,
    • Maersk Subpoenaed in U.S. Department of Justice Probe of Ocean Carriers,
    • China’s Covid Resurgence is Part of the Reason Oil Prices Plummeted from Record Highs,
    • Zero Covid Lockdowns to Cause Greater Damage to China’s Supply Chain Than the Russia-Ukraine Crisis,
    • Hundreds of Flights Cancelled in Germany as Security Staff Strike Over Pay,
    • Meat Contraband at Port of LA, Port of Long Beach Reach Record Highs,
    • Freight Logistics Optimization Works (FLOW) Will Speed Up Delivery Times and Reduce Consumer Costs,
    • INFORMATION: Austria Steel TRQ Correction/Quota Opening 9903.80.78,
    • FMC Extends Detention & Demurrage ANPRM Comment Period,
    • NCBFAA Urges Members to Take the Ken Bargteil Blood Drive Challenge,
    • NCSD April 2022 Webinars,
    • NCBFAA: Fish & Wildlife ACE Filing Webinar - March 22, 2022,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • Ports of LA & LB to Host Second Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Process Tutorial Workshop on March 22,
    • FDA Launching New 24/7 Drug Entry Review Pilot,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 25 Mar 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: FDA Launching New 24/7 Drug Entry Review Pilot, and more! Friday, March 11, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • Some Dockers' Unions are Beginning to Refuse Russian Cargoes,
    • United States Bans Imports of Russian Oil, Liquefied Natural Gas, and Coal,
    • Cargoes Pile Up Across Europe on Day 14 of Russian Invasion of Ukraine,
    • Ports of LA & LB to Host Second Clean Truck Fund Rate Collection Process Tutorial Workshop on March 22,
    • A Message on Behalf of ITS - Early Arrivals,
    • OFAC Issues General License Authorizing Certain Transactions with Respect to Petroleum Importations from the Russian Federation,
    • Charleston Terminals Extend Hours to Reduce Container Backlog,
    • TPM22: Shippers Turn to Air Freight as Part of Longer-Term Business Model,
    • PCC Export Chair Report,
    • To Provide Clarity on the Implementation of the Textile/Apparel Tariff Preference Level (TPL) Provision of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) - Effective July 1, 2020,
    • BRASS Truck Shipments Will No Longer Be Supported,
    • FDA Launching New 24/7 Drug Entry Review Pilot,
    • Guidance: Drawback Internal Revenue Tax (IRT) Refund Calculations,
    • China To Reduce Port Charges From April,
    • India - Central Trade Unions Call for National Strike on March 28, 29,
    • Taiwan - Kaohsiung Port Starts Rapid Covid-19 Tests for Ship Crew,
    • Dalian Port Opens New Route to Australia,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 18 Mar 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Export News - New Belarus Sanctions, and more! Friday, March 4, 2022 (pdf)

     

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Free Webinar: BlueCargo - The Key to California's Congested Ports,
    • EXPORT NEWS: New Belarus Sanctions,
    • EXPORT NEWS: Existing Russia and Belarus Licenses,
    • Complying with US Export Controls Online Seminar,
    • LACBFFA Welcomes New Affiliates,
    • UPDATED GUIDANCE: Modifications to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States – Section 301 China Remedy,
    • Important Information on Accessing the Modernized ACE Portal,
    • EDI Implementation Guide Updates #2 Posted for ACE Import Ocean Manifest House Bill Release Capability,
    • Transition to New Reports and Data Universes in ACE Reports on March 17,
    • Resource Materials for DWCI (FDA Division West Coast Imports) Customers,
    • UPDATE: APHIS Will No Longer Accept Unoriginal Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms After September 30, 2022,
    • Widespread Shipping Fallout Following Ukraine Invasion,
    • Shipping Group Warns of More Supply Chain Disruption If Free Movement of Ukrainian and Russian Seafarers Is Impeded,
    • West Coast Ports Support ‘Supply Chain Information Highway’,
    • Terminal Turn Times - February 2022 and PMSA West Coast Trade Report,
    • Gerald Desmond Bridge Demolition Set to Start in May,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 11 Mar 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: AMS Electronic Filing Requirement **Final Reminder**, and more! Friday, February 25, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • LACBFFA Elects 2022 Officers,
    • FMC Approves Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking,
    • PierPass News,
    • AMS Electronic Filing Requirement **Final Reminder**,
    • Join a LACBFFA Committee in 2022,
    • UPDATE: APHIS Will No Longer Accept Unoriginal Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms After September 30, 2022,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events
  • 04 Mar 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Remembering Robert (Bob) Curry Sr. - Friday, February 18, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Remembering Robert (Bob) Curry Sr.,
    • CMA CGM Introduces Reefer Container Tracking System,
    • ‘Not Much Has Changed’ at Chinas Ports Despite Traditional Post CNY Lull,
    • Export News – Schedule B / HTS Information,
    • Harmonized System Update (HSU) 2206 Created on February 15, 2022,
    • UPDATE: APHIS Will No Longer Accept Unoriginal Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms After September 30, 2022,
    • REMINDER: ACE Portal Changes Coming on February 20 and Deployment Support Call Scheduled for February 22,
    • FDA Receiving Contradicting FSVP ACE Data Elements,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 25 Feb 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Navigating an Evolving Global Trade Landscape: What’s Ahead in 2022, and more! Friday, February 11, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • GUIDANCE: Section 301 China Conforming Amendment,
    • Export News: Schedule B and HTS Tables Have Now Been Updated,
    • Klobuchar Introduces Legislation to Ease Export Shipping Backlogs, Boost U.S. Exports,
    • FMC Invites Comments on the Benefits of New Demurrage & Detention Rule,
    • Navigating an Evolving Global Trade Landscape: What’s Ahead in 2022,
    • Reminder on Requirements for Steel Mill Certificates and Aluminum Certificates of Analysis,
    • Port of Oakland to Become “Smart and Zero-Emission”,
    • World Shipping Council: ‘Further Regulating Ocean Carriers Will Not Solve the Deeper Challenges in US Supply Chains’,
    • National Commodity Specialist Division February-March 2022 Webinars,
    • HTA Webinar: Clean Truck Rules for 2023,
    • New ACE Portal Login Page,
    • REMINDER: Log in to the Modernized ACE Portal by Feb 20,
    • 2022 LACBFFA Committees & Member Satisfaction Survey,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 22 Feb 2022 by LACBFFA

    During its annual retreat, the Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association Board of Directors installed its newest members and elected its 2022 officers as follows:

    OFFICERS
    President: Pat Vangtan, Western Overseas Corporation
    Chairman: Sandra Langford-Coty, A.N. Deringer, Inc. 
    Vice President: Patty Tschaepe, J & K Fresh, LLC 
    Secretary: Rebecca Marek, Laufer Group International 
    Treasurer: Dan Monnier, C.H. Powell Company 

    DIRECTORS
    Mari Bermejo, A.N. Deringer, Inc. 
    Barbie Clarke, Williams Clarke
    Nicole Hess, ME Dey & Company
    Kris Lowery, Premiere Customs Brokers 
    Bobby Patterson, Green Worldwide Shipping
    Karolina van Bourgondien, Leman USA, Inc.

    COMMITTEE CHAIRS
    Airport CBP - Mari Bermejo
    Forwarding & Logistics - Karolina van Bourgondien
    Legislative - Dan Monnier
    Marketing & Communication - Rebecca Marek
    Membership - Kris Lowery
    Participating Government Agencies - Barbie Clarke
    Programs & Education - Nicole Hess, Bobby Patterson
    Seaport - Patty Tschaepe (Chair), Dan Meylor (Vice-Chair)

  • 18 Feb 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: 2022 LACBFFA Committees & Member Satisfaction Survey, and more! Friday, February 4, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Export News: EEI Filing for Shipments Between the US Mainland and Puerto Rico and the USVI Will Continue,
    • Export Information: Be on the Lookout for Updates to the AES Concordance Tables (HTS/Schedule B),
    • Terminal Turn Times - January 2022,
    • WCMTOA Agrees to Adjust TMF as Part of National Supply Chain Initiative,
    • Description for Action Identification Number Implemented,
    • 2022 LACBFFA Committees & Member Satisfaction Survey,
    • Ningbo Port Opens Two Makeshift Berths to Expedite Container Handling,
    • ZIM Ditches 2M on Two Routes to the US,
    • Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations: Certain Steel Nails from India, the Sultanate of Oman, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and the Republic of Turkey,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

     

  • 11 Feb 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Guidance - Modifications to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States – Section 301 China Remedy, and more! Friday, January 28, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Port Releases Revised Draft Master Plan Update,
    • Port of Savannah Hits New Box Volume Record,
    • FMC Takes Action on Container Charges,
    • Chinese Port Cities Hit By New Round of COVID-19 Flare-Ups,
    • New Covid Rules Force Cathay Pacific Toward Capacity Cuts and Operating Losses,
    • GUIDANCE: Modifications to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States – Section 301 China Remedy,
    • Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) Members,
    • Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Lemon Juice from Brazil and South Africa,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events

  • 04 Feb 2022 by LACBFFA

    The Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association issues a weekly 'News Flash' to its members every Friday. Please click the link below for a PDF of this edition. If you have questions about any featured items, please contact communications@lacbffa.org.

    NEWS FLASH: Export News - Additional Updates to Schedule B / HTS Tables for Export, and more! Friday, January 21, 2022 (pdf)

    ITEMS INCLUDED

    • Uyghur Regulations,
    • Info on Coming Changes to Trade User Responses to CBP Forms 28/29/4647,
    • Export News: Additional Updates to Schedule B / HTS Tables for Export,
    • Updated USDA AMS IG Posted, Production Deployment Date for Corresponding Changes is January 29, 2022,
    • Updated ACE CATAIR Entry Summary Update Includes New Steel Exclusion,
    • Import Security and 5 Fairness Act,
    • Phase 1 of ACE Modernization Portal Requires Creation of New User IDs,
    • Port of Long Beach Sets Annual Record With 9.38 Million TEUs,
    • Omicron Cases Detected in Shenzhen and Beijing,
    • Dalian the Latest China Port Hit By Covid Restrictions as Delays Persist,
    • MV Madrid Bridge Container Collapse on 7 Jan in North Atlantic Ocean,
    • Port to Offer Summer 2022 High School Internships,
    • NATCA Joint Virtual Panel - Jan 27,
    • 2022 Annual CBP User Fee for Each Customs Broker Permit Is Due 1/31/2022,
    • Customs Broker License Exam Date,
    • Registration Now Open for NCBFAA's 49th Annual Conference,
    • NCBFAA: Emerging Leaders Mentor Program,
    • 2022 NCBFAA Annual Scholarship Now Open,
    • LACBFFA Webinars Now Available for Purchase,
    • Ask a Committee Reminder,
    • Customs-Trade Calls,
    • PCC Weekly Zoom Meeting,
    • Upcoming Events