Laredo Port becomes USA’s Top Trade Port

Laredo Port becomes USA’s Top Trade Port For the first time ever, Laredo a town of 260,000 hardworking people located on the U.S.-Mexico border just became the number one trade port in the United States. The Port of Laredo surpassed the Port of LA in […]

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Trump’s New Announcement: Tariffs on all Imports from Mexico

Trump’s New Threat: Tariffs on all Imports from Mexico On May 30, 2019, President Trump announced if Mexico does not stop migration to his satisfaction, he will begin imposing tariffs on imports into the United States from Mexico.  If Mexico’s response is not sufficient, the […]

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Trump Announces Imposition of Mexico Tariffs

Trump Announces Imposition of Tariffs on All Goods Imported Into the US from Mexico Effective June 10, 2019 Written by Daniel D. Ujczo, Practice Group Chair – Intl & Regional Practices, Dickinson Wright The President of the United States of America (POTUS) Donald Trump declared a […]

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Trump Lifts Section 232 Tariffs from Mexico & Canada

Trump Lifts Section 232 Tariffs from Mexico & Canada Steel and Aluminum Imports On May 17, 2019, the United States Trade Representative announced, “an agreement with Canada and Mexico to remove the Section 232 tariffs for steel and aluminum imports from those countries and for […]

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Tomato Import Tariffs increase to 17.5%

Tomato Import Tariffs increase to 17.5% U.S. prices on Tomatoes could also Increase On May 7, 2019, “the Department of Commerce announced the termination of the 2013 Suspension Agreement on Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico, and that negotiations will continue regarding a possible revised agreement acceptable […]

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CBP POE Update on Southern Border

CBP POE Update on Southern Border About 7 weeks ago, President Trump threatened to close the border between the United States and Mexico, which would significantly impact international trade between the two countries.  In response and ever since the announcement, leadership from the U.S. Customs […]

North America Trade Update

North American Regional Trade Update

North American Regional Trade Update An event you won’t want to miss On Monday, May 13, 2019, Scarbrough’s Southern Border operations Manager, Samuel Camarillo, will participate as a guest speaker in a North America Regional Trade Update in Kansas City.  The panel speakers will present […]

CBP POE Update

CBP POE Update on Southern Border

CBP POE Update on Southern Border About 4 weeks ago, President Trump threatened to close the border between the United States and Mexico, which would significantly impact international trade between the two countries.  In response, Leadership from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection hosted a […]

Laredo’s Colombia Bridge has Normalized Operations Hours

Laredo’s Colombia Bridge has Normalized Operations Hours One of the ports of Laredo in Mexico, the Colombia Bridge has notified formally that Mexican and US side has normalized operations hours during the weekend for Northbound shipments. This notice was made based on confirmation that CBP has been […]

U.S. Customs Update on Southern Border with Mexico

U.S. Customs Southern Border with Mexico Earlier last week, President Trump threatened to close the border between the United States and Mexico, which would significantly impact international trade between the two countries.  In response, Leadership from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection hosted a public […]