Global Trade News & Events

Forced Labor Prevention Webinars

U.S. Customs and Border Protection will host two webinars in January addressing Forced Labor prevention requirements. Registration is now open for both webinars, you must register for each webinar individually.



2023 Holidays

Knowing holidays is essential for planning ahead! Please find below for your reference a listing of Federal Holidays for Calendar Year 2023.


2022 Trade Facilitation and Cargo Security Summit

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA JULY 18 – 20 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is proud to announce that the 2022 Trade Facilitation and Cargo Security Summit will be held July 18-20 at the Hilton Anaheim in Anaheim, California, and virtually via webcast. CBP has combined its annual Trade Symposium and Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) conference to bring you the.. Read More


Aluminum Import License Requirement Updates

Please be advised that beginning June 29, 2022, U.S. Commerce Department (Commerce) Aluminum Import licensing applications will require both fields of “country of largest smelt” and “country of second largest smelt.” Commerce defines the field for the country of smelt for the largest (and second largest) volume of primary aluminum as the country where the largest volume of new aluminum.. Read More