October 2013       

GOAL welcomes its newest partner, Legacy Supply Chain Services

CUSTOMS/SECURITY

Numerous Federal Customs and Trade Functions
Suspended by Government Shutdown


US Customs to Test Public-Private Partnership at Mexican Border

IMPORT/EXPORT

Importing Topic of the Month
Customs Bonds

WORLD TRADE

Analysts Slash Growth Forecasts for Asia


Confusion Over China VAT Dissipates; Fear of Abuse Lingers


Lack of Clarity on China’s VAT Frustrates Shippers


USDA Announces Dairy Import License Fee for 2014, Adjusts 2013 Licenses


Higher AD Duties on Chinese and Vietnamese Goods
Possible Under New Rule


Survey: World Economy Weakened in Second Quarter

SHIPPING/TRANSPORTATION

Washington Legislators Propose User Fee to Replace HMT

 

 

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