Governmental Notices for June 9 through 15, 2018

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

APHIS Proposed Rule regarding the Importation of Fresh Avocado Fruit from Continental Ecuador into the Continental United States;

CPSC’s Proposed Rule regarding its Semiannual Regulatory Agenda;

CBP’s Rule addressing its Air Cargo Advance Screening, Notice of a Comment Request, the current Bulletin containing its Notice of Issuance of Final Determination Concerning Certain Electric Scissor Lifts, Accreditations and Approvals of Commercial Gaugers and Laboratories, and additional Comment Requests, as well as the latest ABI messages;

FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

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

FTZ Board current notices;

ITA and ITC Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders or Reviews, as well as updates on Determinations, Investigations and Complaints on merchandise such as Multilayered Wood Flooring from the People’s Republic of China and Certain Convertible Sofas and Components Thereof;

Presidential Administrative Order regarding the Continuation of National Emergency in Belarus;

USTR’s Announcement by the U.S. Trade Representative that as of July 6, 2018, the U.S. will begin collecting an additional 25 percent in tariffs on certain Chinese products and  World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Proceedings Notices;

California’s latest 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to, certain Hedge Shears, travel kits and Handbags; 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.