Governmental Notices for March 10 through 16, 2018

In addition to links and information regarding Trump’s Section 232 Tariffs, the following governmental notices may be of interest to our members and the trade, including links to:

APHIS’ Rule regarding Imports of Campanula spp. Plants for Planting in Approved Growing Media from Denmark into the United States;

CPSC’s Notice of the availability of a draft document titled, Guidance on the Application of Human Factors to Consumer Products and Seeks Comments;

CBP’s current Bulletin containing Decision # 18-02 regarding Extension of Import Restrictions Imposed on Certain Archaeological Material From Belize, Commercial Gauger and Laboratory Accreditations and Approvals and the Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Name Recordations, as well as the latest ABI messages, including announcement of the National Commodity Specialist Division Webinar Training Schedule;

CPSC and FDA Recalls and Consumer Updates;

OFAC’s Notice of an update to the identifying information of a person currently included in OFAC’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List.;

FTZ Board current notices;

ITA and ITC’s Monthly announcements advising of the Requests to conduct administrative reviews of various antidumping and countervailing duty orders, in addition to Notices of the Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Investigations, Orders or Reviews, as well as updates on Determinations, Investigations and Complaints on merchandise such as Fine Denier Polyester Staple Fiber From the People’s Republic of China and India and the Narrow Woven Ribbons with Woven Selvedge from the People’s Republic of China;

Presidential Proclamations setting across-the-board Section 232 tariffs on aluminum products and on iron and steel products and an Administrative Order announcing the Continuation of National Emergency situations in Iran;

California’s latest 60 Day Notices on items such as, but not limited to, certain Micro USB Cords, badge holders and Backpacks with Vinyl/PVC Components; 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.