Univar USA Inc. has agreed to pay the United States $62.5 million to settle allegations under the customs penalty statute that it was grossly negligent or negligent when it imported 36 shipments of transshipped saccharin between 2007 and 2012. The saccharin was manufactured in China and transshipped through Taiwan to evade a 329 percent antidumping
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“The U.S. Department of Commerce imposed countervailing and anti-dumping duties (19 U.S.C. 1671) on the importation of solar cells and modules, laminates, and/or panels, containing solar cells imported or sold for importation from China. In defining the class or kind of merchandise within the scope of the orders, Commerce used a new test, rather than
SGS has been accredited for two FDA programs under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA): Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP) and Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP). These two programs allow expedited entry through Customs into the USA for Vietnamese food facilities/exporters certified under these programs.
Khóa tập huấn Hướng dẫn quyết xuất nhập khẩu nộp Hải Quan thep Thông tư 39/2018/TT-BTC Training workshopon import and export annual finalizations submitted to Customs in accordance withCircular 39/2018 / TT-BTC
TOKYO — Nissan Motor will start producing engines for a luxury crossover SUV in the U.S. to avoid tariffs under a reworked North American trade agreement (USCMA) that requires 75% of a car’s parts to be locally sourced
Toyoda spoke at the U.S. capital at the invitation of the Economic Club of Washington, D.C., one day after the automaker announced $749 million in fresh investments in the country. As Trump weighs new tariffs on foreign-built autos, Toyoda said: “Regardless of the direction we go, we will never leave the United States. We will
TAIPEI — U.S. technology companies, concerned that server power cords and plugs could be used by China to access sensitive data, have asked Taiwanese suppliers to shift production of these components out of the mainland. Lite-On Technology, whose customers include Dell EMC, HP and IBM, is building a new factory in Taiwan to manufacture power
Agricultural products, including dairy, are expected to be one of the main topics in a Japan-U.S. bilateral trade agreement. TOKYO — Japan and the U.S. are struggling to lay out a timeline for negotiations toward a bilateral trade agreement as Washington focuses its energies on securing a deal with Beijing. The first meeting will likely not
NAGOYA, Japan — Toyota Motor plans to invest nearly $13 billion in the U.S. over the five years through 2021, $3 billion more than previously pledged, as it boosts production there in a nod to President Donald Trump’s push to boost American manufacturing.
The USTR Annual Report says a successful 2019 will involve getting USMCA approved by Congress and reaching a deal with China that satisfies U.S. complaints. Japan, the EU, and UK are next in line.