Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer | Webinar

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer: Webinar: Export Requirements & Strict Regulations November 18 2:00 to 2:30 pm Understanding the general requirements of exports is key to any export business. This webinar will go over those requirements and review export control and licensing requirements, special provisions, exemptions, penalties, and more. There will […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer: European Union Imposes Tariffs on $4 Billion Worth of US Goods In response to a long-running dispute over aircraft subsidies, the European Union will imposes tariffs on $4 billion worth of US goods. Beginning November 10 there will be an additional 15% tariff on large aircraft […]

On the Wire | News and Analysis from the Web for the Week of November 2

Unemployment Rate Hits 6.9% As Manufacturing Adds 38,000 Jobs.  IndustryWeek 11/6 “The U.S. jobs market continued to improve in October. The Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics reported November 6 that the U.S. economy added 638,000 new nonfarm jobs and the unemployment rate fell a full percentage point to 6.9%. . . .” Micro […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer: Transshipping, Expedited Service, and More Time is money in the supply chain industry. Join us and learn a few ways to potentially create a more flexible, reliable, and efficient supply chain. Transportation agility takes planning, so having a “Plan B” in mind can help you react […]

Vermont Receives $300,000 for Small Business Exporting

ACCD has received a $300,000 exporting grant to assist small businesses in the state. The grant is awarded through the Small Business Administration’s State Trade Expansion Program, a federal-state partnership initiative to increase the number of small businesses exporting their products. Since STEP was established in 2010, Vermont has received a STEP grant each year. […]

Updated Resources and Guidance from the IRS

IRS launches A Closer Look webpage on IRS.gov; new article focuses on audits The IRS unveiled a new online publication called “A Closer Look” (click here) to provide a more detailed look at some of the major issues facing IRS and tax administration. This week’s post focuses on compliance and audits. The post includes data about […]

On the Wire | News and Analysis from the Web for the Week of October 12

Supply chain pros embrace AI for forecasting, inventory despite limitations during pandemic.  Supply Chain Dive 10/13 “Supply chain professionals are optimistic about the potential for artificial intelligence within their operations, but they have also struggled with the technology during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey from Secondmind, which develops machine-learning applications for businesses. . […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer: LCL Show & Tell Discussion October 14 2:00 to 3:00 pm Are LCL shipments a viable option in your supply chain? Don’t write it off until you’ve explored the possibilities. There may be hidden time or cost savings that you haven’t yet found. Join Shipco Transport […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer: Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates Functionality Moving to ACE US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will deploy functionality to integrate Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates (ePhyto) into the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) on September 26, 2020. This change will help automate phytosanitary certificates by using the Animal and Plant Health […]