Tag Archives: Automated Export System

International Trade University Webinar Series–Begins March 19



By: Anna Owens Our spring semester is about to begin! We will be hosting 10 FREE webinars that will give you targeted training on: Foreign Trade Regulations Automated Export System Guidance on classifying your product Bureau of Industry and Security’s 600 … Continue reading

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How trade stats can help US businesses expand abroad



By: Dale Kelly International markets provide an opportunity for U.S. businesses to increase sales and overall competitiveness, but knowing how to get started and learning about foreign markets can be daunting. The U.S. Census Bureau can help. Although known most … Continue reading

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Relocating Abroad?



By: Paula Barron If circumstances like school or work require you to relocate to a foreign country and you intend to take your household goods, you may be required to file in the Automated Export System (AES). The Foreign Trade … Continue reading

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Watch our FREE Webinar: International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)



On July 22, we held our 4th webinar in The Basics of Export Compliance Summer Webinar Series, which focused on the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and how to be compliant when exporting military items. If you missed it, … Continue reading

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Coming to an Area Near You! AES Compliance Seminars



            How well do you know the Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) and the Automated Export System (AES)? The AES Compliance Seminars provide you with in-depth training to help you understand the regulations and utilize the … Continue reading

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How Do I Report a Foreign Trade Zone with Upcoming Regulatory Changes?



By: Michael Simmons Did you know in addition to Foreign Trade Zones having a general purpose zone and a sub zone, that some zones also have a site location?  Previously only importers were required to report the site identification number … Continue reading

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Free AESDirect and AESPcLink Webinar



By: Omari Wooden Learn how to file to the Automated Export System using AESDirect and AESPcLink with our eighth webinar of the Go Global series,  Documentation and Shipping. Easily manage your export reporting by learning the do’s and don’ts of … Continue reading

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Meet Your Senior Foreign Trade Advisor



By: Omari Wooden Allow me to reintroduce myself… My name is Omari Wooden, Senior Foreign Trade Advisor at the US Census Bureau. You may recognize me from my previous role as the Trade Ombudsman. As the Ombudsman (om-bud dz-man) I … Continue reading

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I’ve never seen this pop-up before? Did the system change?



By: Eric Gauthier As previously mentioned, AESDirect has a new platform and new servers. As part of the transition process, some changes were made to the checks and validations in AESDirect. Let’s take a look at changes that have generated the … Continue reading

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Proposed changes to the Foreign Trade Regulations



By: Omari Wooden On January 21, 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau issued the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPR), also in pdf, for revisions to the Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR). Most of the clarifications and changes reflect a need to update the … Continue reading

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