As the need increases for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many questions have arisen about regulations surrounding import of these critical items. Welke Customs Brokers USA President & CEO Damon Piatek provides compliance guidance for companies importing PPEs.
While the world has been dealing with economic shutdown due to COVID-19, some good news actually took place in March, as Canadian Parliament ratified the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Canada becoming the final of the three partners to do so. With that important milestone set, and implementation (pending the current environment) set for June 1, Welke […]
Welke Customs Brokers USA is a certified member of Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) is one layer in U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) multi-layered cargo enforcement strategy. Through this program, CBP works with the trade community to strengthen international supply chains and improve United States border security. CTPAT is […]
Submitted for publication were nearly 1,000 exclusions from a first tranche of tariffs covering $34 billion worth of goods from China in 2017 import value.