News & Insights

ATA Carnet Processing Fees Set to Increase in 2016

The U.S. Council for International Business (USCIB), the U.S. appointed national guaranteeing association for ATA Carnets, announced that the ATA Carnet processing fees will increase on February 1, 2016. The new pricing structure increases the basic fee tiers from four to six, allowing for more fee options based on a wider variety of general list […]

December 07, 2015

ATA Carnet, Industry Insights

Sufficiency Monitoring Takes On New Urgency

As many of you are aware, CBP has published amendments to Part 113 (bond provisions) of the Customs Regulations. The changes take effect on December 14, 2015. While the bulk of the revisions are of a minor/technical nature, the modified provision for time allowed to file a new continuous bond in response to an “insufficiency […]

December 01, 2015

Industry Insights

European Supply Chain Affected by Influx of Refugees, Tighter Border Controls

The human tragedy unfolding in the Middle East has seen hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees fleeing their country between January and September, making their way through Turkey onto Greece in the hopes of settling in Germany and other countries as Europe opened their borders and streamlined the process earlier this year. In addition, even […]

November 30, 2015

Industry Insights

Corporate Communiqué

Complimentary Webinar: U.S. ATA Carnet Fundamentals of Temporary Imports & Exports with U.S. CBP and Foreign Customs

ATA Carnets are international customs documents that provide duty-free customs clearance for temporary imports/exports into over 100 countries. ATA Carnet simplifies temporary entry by eliminating the need to post a financial guarantee. Virtually all goods, whether hand-carried or cargo-shipped, may be covered by ATA Carnets. This ATA Carnet Fundamentals webinar will help you understand all […]

November 24, 2015


The Effect of the Panama Canal Expansion on the Shipping Industry

The Panama Canal’s $5.25 billion expansion, scheduled to open in April 2016, is expected to have a major impact on the global trade and shipping industry, specifically in the way in which cargo is handled and transported throughout North America. The expansion is set to accommodate a new generation of larger cargo ships, with America’s […]

November 20, 2015

Industry Insights

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