Governmental Notices for February 17 through 23, 2018

In addition to Commerce’s Initiation of Less-Than-Fair-Value & Countervailing Duty Investigations into Rubber Bands and CBP’s ACE Deployment scheduled for this Sunday, February 24, 2018, the following governmental notices may be of interest to our members and the trade, including links to:

CBP’s Rule regarding the Technical Amendment to List of User Fee Airports and Notices of Accreditation and Approval of Commercial Laboratories, the current Bulletin containing Notices of: Issuance of Final Determinations Concerning Certain Ethernet Switch Products and Certain Pharmaceutical Products; an Upcoming Meeting of the Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee; and Six Proposed / Final Ruling Modifications / Revocations; as well as the latest ABI messages (including details of the ACE Deployment and information about Commerce’s Investigation into Rubber Bands);

CPSC and FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

FTC’s Rule addressing the Energy Labeling Rule and Proposed Rule regarding the Guides for the Nursery Industry;

OFAC’s Notice of the Unblocking of Persons and Properties;

FTZ Board current notice;

ITA and ITC’s Notices of the Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders or Reviews, as well as updates on Determinations, Investigations and Complaints on merchandise such as Certain Polyester Staple Fiber from the People’s Republic of China;

USTR’s Notice of a Public Hearing regarding the 2018 Special 301 Review

California’s latest 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to, a certain Plastic Backpack for Kids, Plastic Belts and a Plastic Pencil Case; and,

Canada’s latest Consumer Alert & Recall notices.     

Members wishing to learn more about any of these items are encouraged to review details on the Gemini Member Site, or to contact the Gemini team.