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EAS Webinar: Qualified Individuals – FDA’s Final Link in the Chain of Food Safety and Food Imports April 3, 2019 at 1:00pm Eastern Register The Food Safety Modernization Act, signed into law in 2011, includes an important provision for food importers under the Foreign Supplier Verification Program…
IFCBA is pleased to welcome its newest associated business, TMS Logistics, located in Ludhiana, India. About TMS: TMS Logistics was established in 2016 by a group of trade visionaries with years of hands on industry experience providing comprehensive solutions to all the logistics needs of clients…
Source: BBC News Lorries will be able to drive straight off ferries and Channel Tunnel trains without making customs declarations in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the government has announced. New guidance for importers and hauliers says firms would file a simplified form online in advance and pay…
Source: The Conversation Two new landmark agreements between the EU and Japan come into effect on February 1, 2019 : the Economic Partnership Agreement and the Strategic Partnership Agreement. The economic agreement is the largest bilateral trade deal ever made by the EU in terms of market size and…
Source: Liberian Observer The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has commenced the deployment this year of a platform for customs intelligence that enables them to share information among customs administrations throughout the world, an LRA release has announced. In a message delivered at an program…
Source: TaxScan The Union Minister of Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways and Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal stressed out the simplification, transparency and use of latest technology in further easing and smoothening the tax filing process for the stakeholders. He said that it is necessary to make the…
Traditionally, to mark International Customs Day (ICD) each year, the WCO Secretariat dedicates a theme that is pertinent to the challenges facing the global Customs community. The slogan chosen for 2019 is “SMART borders for seamless Trade, Travel and Transport.” At a time when the number of…
IFCBA is pleased to welcome its newest associated business, EAS Consulting Group, LLC, United States, located in Alexandria, VA. About EAS: EAS Consulting Group, LLC (EAS) specializes in Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory matters. Our prime focus is to assist domestic and foreign…
Source: FreightWaves Slowdown headed for U.S. import volumes as largest exporter sees economy weaken ahead of prolonged holiday. As the three largest U.S. ports see major congestion amid large volumes of inbound containers, the only near-term relief may come from the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year.…