Governmental Notices for June 23 through 29, 2018

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

CBP’s current Bulletin containing Decision No. 18-05, Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS,) and Notice of a Comment Request, as well as the latest ABI messages, including one providing details regarding the Section 301 Trade Remedies to be Assessed on Certain Products from China Effective July 6 and another providing information regarding Implementing the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2017;

CPSC’s Rule concerning the Safety Standards for Baby Changing Products;

CPSC and FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

OFAC’s Rules regarding the Iranian Transactions and Sanctions Regulations, Global Magnitsky Sanctions Regulations and the Removal of Sudanese Sanctions Regulations and Amendment of Terrorism List Government Sanctions Regulations, as well as Notices of the Blocking of Persons and Property;

FTZ Board current notices;

ITA Notices of the Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders or Reviews, as well as updates on Determinations, Investigations and Complaints on merchandise such as Rubber Bands from the People’s Republic of China and Thailand & Folding Gift Boxes from China;

Presidential Administrative Orders concerning the Continuation of National Emergencies in North Korea and the Western Balkans;

USTR’s Notice of the WTO Dispute Settlement Proceedings: Canada—Measures Governing Sale of Wine in Grocery Stores;         

California’s latest 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to, various food products certain Drinking Glasses with Exterior Designs and Plastic Sandals; 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.