11/15 Trans-Pacific Carriers Announce Eastbound GRI

11/15 Trans-Pacific Carriers Announce Eastbound GRI

Trans-Pacific carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) effective November 15, 2021. This GRI will affect all Canadian and USA destinations. The following amounts are in USD and apply to all freight originating in Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent. General Rate Increase Applies to all U.S. and Canadian portsEffective November 15, 2021 Equip.USD20 ft$180040…

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USTR Seeking Comments on Restoring Section 301 Exclusions

USTR Seeking Comments on Restoring Section 301 Exclusions

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking comments on whether it should reinstate hundreds of Section 301 product exclusions that expired either late last year or early this year. The commenting period begins October 12, and parties can submit comments until December 1. USTR will evaluate the possible reinstatement of certain exclusions…

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11/1 Trans-Pacific Carriers Announce Eastbound GRI

11/1 Trans-Pacific Carriers Announce Eastbound GRI

Trans-Pacific carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) effective November 1, 2021. This GRI will affect all Canadian and USA destinations. The following amounts are in USD and apply to all freight originating in Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent. General Rate Increase Applies to all U.S. and Canadian portsEffective November 1, 2021 Equip.USD20 ft$180040…

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New ACE Password Requirement Starting 10/3

New ACE Password Requirement Starting 10/3

Due to Department Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Security Policy changes, effective October 3, all Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Secure Data Portal account passwords will require a minimum of 15-characters. This new requirement will be enforced as of Oct 3, when the customs broker’s or freight forwarder’s current 12-character password…

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