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ACE Export Reports in a Nutshell



Written by: Theresa Gordon, Trade Ombudsman, International Trade Management Division Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Export Reports were deployed on June 27, 2015, along with ACE Export Accounts functionality. These reports serve as a replacement to the export data that was … Continue reading

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Publication of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Revise the Foreign Trade Regulations



Written by: Shannon Barley, International Trade and Management Division The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to revise the Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) has been published. This rule reflects new export reporting requirements that are related to the International Trade Data … Continue reading

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What Type of Training Webinar Would You Like to See?



By Justin Edwards, International Trade Management Division If you export products and goods from the United States, you know there can be a lot to navigate. There are regulatory and reporting requirements, general rules of interpretation for classifying imports and … Continue reading

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Automated Export System Compliance Seminar Schedule 2016



We are happy to share with you our 2016 Automated Export System (AES) compliance seminar series. For the latest dates and registration details, visit our site. What is an AES Compliance Seminar? The AES Compliance Seminar is a one-day program … Continue reading

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Export Classification Codes Part 3: Parts



Written By: Crystal Carmon, Micro Analysis Branch This is the final blog post in the Export Classification Codes blog series that discusses the proper way to classify mixtures, kits or parts for exports. This blog post discusses how to classify … Continue reading

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Goods and Services Deficit Increased in May 2015



The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $41.9 billion in May, up $1.2 billion from $40.7 billion in April, revised. May exports … Continue reading

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International Trade University Webinar – FTR 301



On April 30, we held the fourth webinar in our International Trade University Webinar Series — FTR 301: Types of Export Transactions. Don’t worry if you missed it! You can still benefit from our new information-packed webinar. Click to watch … Continue reading

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My Vacation in the Virgin Islands is Over. How Do I Declare My Goods?



By: Clara Santiago The Caribbean is an excellent place to spend the rainy days of spring. Don’t let your vacation be ruined by not being able to take your recently purchased goods with you! If your shipment is leaving the … Continue reading

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Trade Term: Harmonized System



By: John Sperry Though I joined the Foreign Trade Division in July, I still find myself exposed to new trade terms. During my first assignment to learn how to use USA Trade Online (UTO), I was introduced to this month’s … Continue reading

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Trade Term: FTR



By: Omari Wooden In the Trade Term: EEI, I talked about all the different types of acronyms used in the export trade community. Some of you may still be trying to decipher that acronym-heavy sentence. This leads me to the Trade … Continue reading

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