Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer:   US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) Goes into Effect; Final Implementing Instructions Released Effective today, July 1st, NAFTA terminates, and the USMCA enters into force. The Final Implementing Instructions for USMCA (aka CUSMA) were released yesterday. The Background section states: “CBP understands that the trade may need time […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided by AIV member A.N. Deringer. USTR Grants 16 Extensions for Section 301 List One Exclusions, Set to Expire June 4 The US Trade Representative (USTR) has extended sixteen exclusions from list one of the Section 301 tariffs imposed on Chinese imports. The exclusions, which were set to expire on June 4, […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided courtesy of AIV member A.N. Deringer: USTR Publishes Section 301 Exclusions, Amendments to Exclusion Over the past week, the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) announced new product exclusions and exclusion amendments for the Section 301 tariffs on imports from China. Product exclusions were published for Lists 3 and 4, […]

Trade Update from A.N. Deringer | Webinar Series

The following is provided courtesy of AIV member A.N. Deringer:   Deringer is hosting a complimentary, four-part webinar series presented by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP). This webinar series will provide a comprehensive understanding of CTPAT’s minimum security criteria changes, the new trade compliance component, and what you can expect next. Each webisode is […]

Member in Focus | GlobalFoundries’ Response to COVID-19

The following is an overview of activities provided by AIV member GlobalFoundries.  We encourage other members to share their experiences and recommendations related to COVID-19 as this crisis continues and evolves by contacting us at info@aivt.org.   GlobalFoundries Efforts as an “Essential Business” Serve Key Role in COVID-19 Response GlobalFoundries (GF) is one of the […]

Trade Update | Webinar Notice from A.N. Deringer

The following is provided courtesy of AIV member A.N. Deringer: A.N. Deringer would like to invite you to a special webinar: US-China Trade in a Time of Crisis. COVID-19 continues to be a global health pandemic. While the spread of the coronavirus in China has slowed, the economic consequences have been devastating for the Chinese […]

Trade Updates from A.N. Deringer

The following are provided courtesy of AIV member A.N. Deringer: FDA (and Deringer) Provide Guidance for Importing COVID-19-Related Goods, CBP Requests Advance Notice On March 24, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a statement asserting they were taking actions to help with the supply of COVID-19-related materials, such as personal protective equipment and […]

Member Contribution | Tech Trends | Arrest Bogus Wire Fraud

The following is provided by John Burton, President of AIV member NPI, a technology management company located in South Burlington. For more information, call (800) 639-6091, or go to www.npi.net.   Business owners are seeing a huge increase in attempted wire fraud. The FBI reports that this problem has cost companies billions of dollars in the last […]

Member Contribution | Tech Trends | Is Business Banking Fraud on Your Radar?

The following is provided by John Burton, President of AIV member NPI, a technology management company located in South Burlington. For more information, call (800) 639-6091, or go to www.npi.net.    Is Business Banking Fraud on Your Radar? [Many thanks to NPI Controller Molly Lowder, CFE for this article.] For business managers, the buck stops at their […]

Member Contribution | Tech Trends

The following is provided by John Burton, President of AIV member NPI, a tech­nology management company located in South Burlington. For more information, call (800) 639-6091, or go to www.npi.net.   Management Guide to Software as a Service (SaaS) More great insights from Nick Hinge, Director of Client Technology. Business owners and Managers often rely on their […]