Governmental Notices for June 2 through 8, 2018

The following governmental notices may be of interest to our members and the trade:

APHIS Rules regarding the Importation of Tree Tomatoes From Ecuador Into the Continental United States and Thresholds for De Minimis Activity and Exemptions From Licensing Under the Animal Welfare Act;

CPSC’s Rule regarding the Safety Standard for Non-Full-Size Baby Cribs and Proposed Rule addressing a Petition to Mandate Uniform Labeling Method for Traction of Floor Coverings, Floor Coverings with Coatings, and Treated Floor Coverings;

CBP’s Notice of a Comment Request an FAQ for Section 232 Tariffs on Aluminum, the current Bulletin containing three Final and Proposed Ruling Revocations / Modifications, Accreditations and Approvals of Commercial Gaugers and Laboratories, the Notice of Issuance of Final Determination Concerning Country of Origin of Fleetcam Vehicle Cameras, Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Name Recordations (No.42018) and additional Comment Requests, as well as the latest ABI messages, including an Update on the Additional Duty on Imports of Steel and Aluminum Articles under Section 232 and the Harmonized System Update (HSU) 1809 created on June 7, 2018;

FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

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

FTZ Board current notices;

ITA and ITC Monthly announcements advising of the Initiation of Administrative Reviews, in addition to Notices of Scope Rulings and Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders or Reviews, as well as updates on Determinations, Investigations and Complaints on merchandise such as Certain Folding Gift Boxes From the People’s Republic of China and Quartz Surface Products from China and an upcoming Meeting of the Trade Finance Advisory Council;

Presidential Administrative Proclamation information relating to Aluminum and Steel;

California’s latest 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to, Baby Shoes, a Steering Wheel Cover and Two Piece Deep Seat Set; and,


Canada’s latest Antidumping and 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.