Global Trade News & Events

CASAS Hours of Operation / Holiday (Updated 2021)

All hours in PST San Diego Office Monday to Friday Imports and Air/Ocean 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday to Friday Exports 7:30 AM – 6:30 PM Saturdays Exports ONLY 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM San Diego Warehouse Monday to Friday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Saturdays 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM Tijuana Office Monday to Friday 7:00 AM –.. Read More


Claiming U.S. and Foreign Goods Returned: 9801.00.10

As you are aware Products of the United States and Foreign Origin when returned within 3 years after having been exported, without having been advanced in value or improved in condition by any process of manufacture or other means while abroad, may enter DUTY FREE by claiming preferential tariff provision, subheading 9801.00.10. Originally this provision applied only to ‘Products of.. Read More


USMCA: Effective July 1

The United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA), and that the Agreement will enter into force on July 1, 2020. To learn more about the trade agreement visit the USTR Site here. You can also read the complete text on the USTR site here. For any questions about the agreement or how its implementation will affect your import/export operations, please contact us! Our.. Read More


USMCA Implementation Regulations Webinar

Join us as we discuss the implementation of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, which enters into effect on July 1st. Get the latest from CBP regarding: Certificates of origin USMCA Verifications De-Minimus Rules Rules of Origin Among several other important Register via this link. Speakers & Panelists Maya KamarDirector, Textile and Trade Agreements Division, Office of TradeCustoms and Border Protection David CortezSenior.. Read More


Conducting Effective, Internal Trade Compliance Audits

Auditing is one of Customs and Border Protection’s greatest revenue generators and can be quite a nightmare for an importer without the proper trade compliance procedures in place. With the new era of CBP’s Centers of Excellence and Expertise, we are seeing a heightened emphasis being placed on trade compliance auditing – mainly in the issuing of CBP Forms 28s.. Read More