Import 101 Training

Join us on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Registration 12:30 pm Program 1:00-4:15 pm In this seminar, you will learn: • Import Best Practices • The import shipping process • U.S. Customs Regulations • HTS Numbers & Classification • Partner Government Agencies • The best Incoterms to […]

Import Training • Export Training • St. Louis • Northwest Iowa

Scarbrough’s local training opportunities have been very reputable in the past. So reputable that we continue to obtain requests to train in cities around the Midwest.  Check out our upcoming opportunities in Saint Louis and Northwest Iowa.  Feel free to bring your entire department and […]

Don’t Buy Fake

 Help Us Combat Counterfeits Author:  Acting Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan Publication Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017 on The Commissioner’s Blog The holiday shopping season is about to begin and retailers everywhere will roll out bargains online and in stores. For CBP, this annual spike in […]

BIS Releases new requirements for Exports to Hong Kong

  The Bureau of Industry and Security released a new requirement for shippers exporting to Hong Kong. The mandate states that exporters must obtain a copy of a valid Hong Kong import license (or “no license required” letter from the Hong Kong government) before exporting […]

Importer ID Requirement in Food Safety Program Can be Met by DUNS Number

Derived from Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report The Food and Drug Administration has formally recognized the Data Universal Numbering System number as an acceptable unique facility identifier under the Foreign Supplier Verification Program. The DUNS number is available to importers free of charge and […]

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USTR Announces New Access for U.S. Poultry Exports to Guatemala

Guatemala to Eliminate Tariffs on U.S. Poultry Information derived from United States Trade Representative WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced that the United States and Guatemala have reached an agreement that will benefit U.S. poultry producers. Under the agreement, […]

China slows GMO imports from USA

  This change could immensely effect trade Information derived from Annie Baxter | April 5, 2017 | Marketplace “Regulators in China are slowing the pace of approving genetically modified crop varieties grown by U.S. producers. Those are crops engineered to resist things like bugs and […]

China slows GMO imports from USA

  This change could immensely effect trade Information derived from Annie Baxter | April 5, 2017 | Marketplace “Regulators in China are slowing the pace of approving genetically modified crop varieties grown by U.S. producers. Those are crops engineered to resist things like bugs and […]

Avocado Toast is Really a Story about NAFTA

  A story how NAFTA plays a role in everyday life Story derived from North American Strategy for Competitiveness (NASCO) “Donald Trump campaigned on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement or pulling the United States out of the deal altogether. But what is NAFTA, […]