How Could Afghanistan’s Fall Impact U.S. Trade?

September 29, 2021

It has been quite a month. The US pulled all troops out of Afghanistan and the results were devastating for many families here in the US and abroad. The fallout will likely have long-term impacts on foreign relations, which will inevitably include trade.  Afghanistan is the 147th largest supplier of goods to the US, so […]

How Forced Labor Issues May Impact Your Imports

September 22, 2021

As we have seen from previous legislation, the U.S. government is taking a strong stand against forced labor practices. Recently, that has impacted imports coming from the Xinjiang province in China, where the Uyghurs (an ethnic minority) have been detained. Rumors of forced labor have led to restrictions on imports from that area. This includes […]

Navigating the Twists and Turns of USMCA

August 29, 2021

The United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) went into effect one year ago. Now that the dust has somewhat settled, let’s talk about some of the bumps in the road we have encountered on this new path along with updated guidance from Customs.