Global Trade Briefs

OCR Global Trade Brief – January 2023

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews U.S. amendments to EAR, Export Controls of certain advanced computing and semiconductor manufacturing items extended to Macau, and more topics.

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OCR Global Trade Brief – December 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews U.S. technical corrections to rules of origin for certain goods imported into the United States, limits for EU steel tariff-rate quota, goods from Germany and Luxembourg, change to fees for duty-free treatment of infant formula, possible refund opportunities and more topics.

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OCR Global Trade Brief – September 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews U.S. continuation of Section 301 tariffs on imports from China, publication of 14 general licenses related to Russia, Preliminary Guidance on Implementation of a Maritime Services Policy and Related Price Exception for Seaborne Russian Oil, moves to ban products made with forced labour on the EU market, and more topics.

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Global Trade Brief – August 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews the waiver of customs duties and VAT on the import of “life-saving goods” to Ukraine, a reminder on filing entries of steel and aluminum imports subject to general approved exclusions, U.S. Commerce Department identifying the first foreign-produced commercial aircraft exported to Russia, in an apparent violation of U.S. export controls, and more topics.

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Global Trade Brief – July 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews the Waiver of customs duties and VAT on import of “life-saving goods” to Ukraine, United States and Canada to resolve dispute on trade in solar products, suspension of safeguard action on imports of certain crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells from Canada, Infringement procedures against the UK for not complying with parts of Ireland, and more topics.

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Global Trade Brief – June 2022

Global Trade Brief – June 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews The United States and G7 to Take Further Action to Support Ukraine, UFLPA Operational Guidance for Importers, U.S. amendments to Cuban assets control regulations, Final rule concerning information security controls of cybersecurity items, and more topics.

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Global Trade Brief – April 2022

Global Trade Brief – April 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews U.S. issuance of Russia-related general license, Expanded U.S. sanctions against Russia and Belarus under EAR, Australian freight forwarding company agreeing to pay over $6 million to settle violations of sanctions regulations, and more topics.

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Global Trade Brief – March 2022

Global Trade Brief – March 2022

This month’s Global Trade Brief reviews Ukraine-related general licenses, U.S. proposed rule to amend ITAR, Ethiopia sanctions regulations, Chinese military-industrial complex sanctions regulations, and more topics.

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