On Monday, lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives proposed a bipartisan bill aimed at providing relief to U.S. importers who paid tariffs on goods that would have been eligible for preferential treatment under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP), which expired on December 31, 2020. This bill would retroactively apply preferential treatment to products

In ruling NY N324932 (Apr. 13, 2022), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) discussed the tariff classification of an outdoor security camera system from China. The camera system, known as the Outdoor Wire-free Security Camera, is a wireless home security camera that consists of the following items: two wire-free outdoor cameras “EufyCam 2C” (model number T8113S),

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced that it will be issuing known importer letters to importers the agency has identified as having previously imported merchandise that may be subject to the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA). CBP aims to issue these letters in advance of June 21, 2022 – which is when the

On April 1, 2022, a three judge panel of the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) unanimously found that the Office of the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR’s) imposition of Section 301 List 3 and List 4A tariffs on Chinese products failed to comply with the Administrative Procedures Act (APA). Specifically, the court ruled that

In ruling NY N324666 (April 1, 2022), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) discussed the tariff classification of four different comforters made in Liechtenstein. The four comforters – named the Montreux, Valletto, Chalet, and Edelweiss comforters – are available in Twin (72″ x 92″), Queen (90″ x 96″), and King (108″ x 96″) sizes. They have

Russia Sanctions:  The U.S., EU, and UK continue to apply pressure on Russia through the implementation of additional sanctions.  The UK instituted the most significant additional sanctions this week, designating more than 350 persons.  The EU also prohibited engaging in transactions with an identified list of Russian state-owned companies and their subsidiaries outside of