Olga Lyakhovetskaya

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U.S. Releases Fall 2019 Unified Agenda of Upcoming Rules and Regulations

As the holiday season approaches, the United States Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs released the current Administration’s Fall 2019 Unified Agenda. The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs is responsible for overseeing the Federal Government's regulatory, paperwork, and information resource management activities. The Unified Agenda provides uniform reporting of [...]

2019-11-26T19:23:32+00:00November 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Green Worldwide Shipping® Celebrates 36,000+ Trees Planted Through Q3 2019

36,200 trees donated in 2019 Green Worldwide Shipping®, a leading provider of international supply chain logistics and global trade services, continues the pledge to plant a tree for every employee, customer, and shipment handled, celebrating their third quarter contribution and bringing the total 2019 donation to 36,200 trees. [...]

2019-11-13T14:06:58+00:00November 12th, 2019|Green News, Industry Spotlight|


Green Worldwide Shipping®, a top provider of international supply chain logistics, is proud to expand the Company’s leadership team with the addition of Nicholas Brown to the role of Executive Vice President of Operations. Brown joins Green as a seasoned industry executive, serving in top [...]

2019-11-07T21:28:23+00:00November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Why California Truck Owner-Operators are Protesting AB 5

California Truck owner-operators planned protests for this week, November 4-6, 2019 over Assembly Bill 5 (AB 5). AB 5, limits California-based companies in the number of workers they can classify as independent contractors versus employees. The bill was approved by the California State Senate 29-11 and by the State Assembly [...]

2019-11-07T14:19:59+00:00November 7th, 2019|Domestic, Industry Spotlight|

Overview of Section 301 Tariffs on European Airplanes, Wines, Foods and Other Goods

As reported on October 9th, 2019, the U.S. Trade Representative published a Notice of Determination and Action in the Federal Register regarding Section 301 Trade Remedy:  Enforcement of U.S. WTO Rights in Large Civil Aircraft Dispute. The U.S. Representative's intent is to impose additional duties on EU (European Union) member [...]

2019-11-04T20:19:56+00:00November 4th, 2019|Customs, Import, Industry Spotlight|

USTR Releases Section 301 Exclusions for List 3 Products from China

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) issued a new set of exclusions for the additional 10 % duties on List 3 ($200 billion) of Section 301 products from China. DATES: These product exclusions will apply as of the September 24, 2018, effective date of the $200 billion action, [...]

2019-10-25T15:35:42+00:00October 25th, 2019|Customs, Import, Industry Spotlight|

USTR Releases Section 301 Exclusion Process for List 4A, 3 Easy Steps for Filing

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced that beginning October 31, 2019, they will begin accepting exclusion requests for Chinese imports subject to the additional 15% tariff, published as List A, that went into effect September 1, 2019. USTR STATEMENT ON SECTION 301 TARIFF EXCLUSIONS ON CHINESE [...]

2019-10-24T18:33:34+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Customs, Import, Industry Spotlight|

U.S. Slaps Turkish Steel with 50% Tariff Amid Syria Conflict

On Monday, October 14, 2019, United States President, Donald Trump, signed an executive order imposing immediate sanctions against Turkey after recent “destabilizing actions in northeast Syria,” read the White House released statement. The sanctions include the immediate stop of negotiations on a $100 billion trade deal with Turkey, a full [...]

2019-10-16T14:09:55+00:00October 16th, 2019|Customs, Import, Industry Spotlight|

U.S. Cancels Oct. 15 Tariff Hike as China Deal Takes Shape

On October 11th, the U.S. announced a major step forward in the escalating trade dispute with China – that a “substantial” Phase 1 deal has been agreed to covering intellectual property, financial services, and the sale of American agriculture products. While there is doubt as to the full scope of [...]

2019-10-23T19:42:34+00:00October 15th, 2019|Customs, Export, Import, Industry Spotlight|
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