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United States and Brazil Update Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation with New Protocol on Trade Rules and Transparency. Protocol updates the 2011 Agreementnwith three new annexes comprising state-of-the-art provisions on Customs Administration and Trade Facilitation, Good Regulatory Practices, and Anticorruption

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Antidumping Duty Determination for Small Vertical Shaft Engines from China. Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to collect cash deposits from importers of small vertical shaft engines from China based on preliminary rates

U.S. Department of Commerce Finds Dumping and Countervailable Subsidization of Forged Steel Fittings from Korea and India. The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is currently scheduled to make its final injury determinations on or about November 27, 2020. If it makes affirmative final injury determinations, Commerce will issue AD and CVD orders

U.S.Department of Commerce Provides Relief for Exporters with Six-Month Extension on Licenses. Recognizing the importance of exports during this time of economic transition and recovery, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) in the U.S. Department of Commerce is highlighting the opportunity for exporters to request six-month validity period extensions for licenses due to expire on or before December 31, 2020

USITC Makes Determinations in Five-Year Reviews Concerning Commodity Matchbooks from India. As a result of the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) affirmative determinations, the existing orders on imports of this product from India will remain in place

USITC Makes Determination in Five-Year Review Concerning Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol from China. As a result of the Commission's affirmative determination, the existing order on imports of this product from China will remain in place

USITC Makes Determinations in Five-Year Reviews Concerning Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, and Thailand. As a result of the Commission's affirmative determinations, the existing orders on imports of these products from Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, and Thailand will remain in place

USITC Institutes Intellectual Property Investigation of Certain Shingled Solar Modules, Components Thereof, and Methods for Manufacturing the Same. A complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 in the importation into the United States and sale of certain shingled solar modules, components thereof, and methods for manufacturing the same that infringe patents asserted by the complainant

USITC Institutes Intellectual Property Investigation of Certain Shingled Solar Modules, Components Thereof, and Methods for Manufacturing the Same. A complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 in the importation into the United States and sale of certain shingled solar modules, components thereof, and methods for manufacturing the same that infringe patents asserted by the complainant

USITC Institutes Intellectual Property Investigation of Certain Video Processing Devices, Components Thereof, and Digital Smart Televisions Containing the Same. A complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 in the importation into the United States and sale of certain video processing devices, components thereof, and digital smart televisions containing the same that infringe patents asserted by the complainant

U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service FSIS Notice 56-20 (pdf) - Imported Raw Poultry Products Sampled for Salmonella and Campylobacter Analysis

U.S. CBP Detains Shipment of Chinese Apparel Suspected to be Made with Forced Labor in Xinjiang. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel at the Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport detained a shipment containing 32 cartons of women's leather gloves suspected to have been manufactured using forced labor

U.S. CBP Forced Labor Finding: Certain Stevia Extracts and Derivatives Produced in the People's Republic of China

U.S. CBP GUIDANCE: Section 301 Tranche 1 - $34B Action Extension of Product Exclusions from China (CSMS #44451479)

U.S. CBP  GUIDANCE: Section 301 Tranche 2 - $16B Action Extension of Product Exclusions from China (CSMS #44450418)

U.S. CBP GUIDANCE: Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBPTA) Renewal with Procedures for Retroactive Duty Refunds (CSMS #44437979)

U.S. CBP - USMCA Non-Originating Canada Refined Sugar Tariff-Rate Quota (TRQ) Availability beginning October 19, 2020 (CSMS #44420967)

Customs Bulletin and Decisions Vol. 54, No. 40, October 14, 2020
General Notices
- Proposed Revocation of One Ruling Letter and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of Combination Automobile Ice Scraper, Squeegee, and Bristle Brush with Detachable Handle ("the 3-In-1 Car Cleaner")
- Proposed Revocation of One Ruling Letter and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of Certain Footwear
- Proposed Revocation of One Ruling Letter and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of Foil Print Fabric
- Revocation of Two Ruling Letters and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of Disposable Bibs, Changing Pads, and Potty Toppers
- Revocation of One Ruling Letter and Revocation of Treatment Relating to the Tariff Classification of a Ceramin Mineral Board
Agency Information Collection Activities:
- e-Allegations Submission
- Importation Bond Structure
- Commercial Invoice
U.S. Court of International Trade
- Taizhou United Imp. & Exp. Co. Ltd., Plaintiff, and Guangzhou Jangho Curtain Wall System Engineering Co., Ltd., Jangho Group Co., Ltd., Beijing Jiangheyuan Holding Co., Ltd., Beijing Jangho Curtain Wall System Engineering Co., Ltd., Jangho Curtain Wall Hong Kong Ltd., Shanghai Jangho Curtain Wall System Engineering Co., Ltd., Consolidated Plaintiffs, v. United States, Defendant, and Aluminum Extrusions Fair Trade Committee, Defendant-Intervenor

International Trade Administration - Federal Register Notices

  • Forged Steel Fittings From India: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination

  • Forged Steel Fittings From the Republic of Korea: Final Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value

  • Certain Cold-Drawn Mechanical Tubing of Carbon and Alloy Steel From India***** Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review, 2017-2018

  • Forged Steel Fittings From India: Final Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value

  • Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires From the Republic of Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Postponement of Preliminary Determinations in the Less-Than-Fair-Value Investigations

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From the Sultanate of Oman: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances, and Postponement of Final Determination

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Italy: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Turkey: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Preliminary Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet from Slovenia: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From South Africa: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Indonesia: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Romania: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Taiwan: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Preliminary Negative Determination of Critical Circumstances, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Brazil: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Spain: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Serbia: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Bahrain: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Greece: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From India: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Egypt: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Croatia: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From Germany: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Postponement of Final Determination, and Extension of Provisional Measures

  • Certain Kitchen Appliance Shelving and Racks From the People's Republic of China: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order and Countervailing Duty Order

  • Certain Steel Nails From Taiwan: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2019-2020

  • Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From India: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2019-2020, in Part

  • Notice of Extension of the Deadline for Determining the Adequacy of the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Petitions: Utility Scale Wind Towers From India, Malaysia, and Spain

International Trade Commission - Federal Register Notices

  • Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene From Korea; Scheduling of the Final Phase of an Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation

  • Certain Rotating 3-D LiDAR Devices, Components Thereof, and Sensing Systems Containing the Same Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation as to Respondent Suteng Innovation Technology Co., Ltd. Based on Settlement; Termination of the Investigation

  • Certain Video Processing Devices, Components Thereof, and Digital Smart Televisions Containing the Same; Institution of Investigation

  • Certain Electric Shavers and Components and Accessories Thereof; Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest

  • Certain Digital Video Receivers, Broadband Gateways, and Related Hardware and Software Components; Commission Decision To Review in Part an Initial Determination Finding a Violation of Section 337; Request for Written Submissions on the Issues Under Review and Remedy, the Public Interest, and Bonding

  • Fresh, Chilled, or Frozen Blueberries; Institution of Investigation, Scheduling of Public Hearings, and Determination That the Investigation Is Extraordinarily Complicated, Amendment

  • Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar From Mexico and Turkey; Determination

  • Thermal Paper From Germany, Japan, Korea, and Spain; Institution of Anti-Dumping Duty Investigations and Scheduling of Preliminary Phase Investigations

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