Take a look again at the most important news and start the week fully informed with the news that Global Trade News brought to you last week in Twitter:

  • Outcome of the Trilateral Consultations on the Implementation of the EU-Ukraine AA/DCFTA. http://bit.ly/1FRMZhJ 
  • EFTA-Serbia Joint Committee holds second meeting. http://bit.ly/1eAGyWe 
  • China reduces Duty rates on select products. http://bit.ly/1J9oHkt 
  • Looking forward to AAEI Annual Conference in 3 days! If you're attending, please stop by Integration Point booth #15 and say hello #AAEIAC15
  • US Department of Commerce to implement changes made to Wassenaar Agreement. http://1.usa.gov/1HOZqKO 
  • @ #CBPTrade: Trusted Trader program should offer benefit of a "discount" off duties for members to assist in showing value of the program.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: CEE Panel - Each CEE has 3 divisions within: Enforcement, Partnership, and Compliance & Validation.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: CEE Panel - PGA process should be consistent with CBP in looking at Trusted Trader program from account based model.
  • #CBPTrade: Goal would be that PGA requirements would be linked by HS#...so proper classification would identify relevant PGA requirements.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: CEE Panel - Trade expects these efficiencies w/CEEs to reduce cost and have a data-driven process...across all PGAs.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Centers for Excellence and Expertise (CEE) Panel - ACE will add another layer of efficiency to the CEEs.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Centers for Excellence and Expertise (CEE) Panel - CBP: "Efficiencies of the CEE far outweigh the challenges"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: The Consumer Products and Mass Merchandise CEE, currently still a pilot, has 22 companies that have joined.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: CBP: "Between now and Nov 1st, it is all about readiness when it comes to ACE"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: ACE PANEL: "#1 challenge for Brokers is recognizing they are highly dependent on readiness of their software vendor."
  • Starting the countdown! 4 days to the AAEI Annual Conference & Expo. Are you coming too? #AAEIAC15
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Trade Vision Panel: "ACAS program needs to move from voluntary to mandatory"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Trade Vision Panel: "Micro and Nano businesses will be a challenge. How do we (CBP) reach them?"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Trade Vision Panel: "We (CBP) cannot make decisions in a vacuum"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: CBP Commissioner wants to know if there could be greater benefits for C-TPAT. Trade should let him know.
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Commissioner Kerlikowski: "We could be doing more for the C-TPAT program"
  • Heard @ #CBPTrade: Want to know if there could be greater benefits for C-TPAT? Trade should let him know.
  • Increase The Security Of Your Global Supply Chain! Learn more here. http://bit.ly/1IYS76i 
  • FTA boosts China-Chile trade ties. http://bit.ly/1F8LEP0 
  • EU-Ukraine-Russia Meet For Trilateral Consultations. http://bit.ly/1IZQa83 
  • India Continues To Impose Antidumping Duties. http://bit.ly/1ApyRwa