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December 6, 2017


America’s Marine Highway Program to Update Regulations

The Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration will update its regulations in order to implement the America’s Marine Highway Program as of December 31. The AMHP seeks to integrate the use of navigable waterways (rivers, bays, coastal routes, etc.) into the…

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December 6, 2017


ELD Rule Deadline Approaches for Trucking Companies

Trucking companies currently using paper logs or logging software must evaluate and select Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs), ensure they are installed, and make sure all drivers and administrative staff are trained to use them by December 18, 2017 (December 16,…

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November 30, 2017


Upcoming Free Webinar on AD/CV Investigations

According to Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, for the first time in more than a quarter-century the federal government has self-initiated antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. These probes currently target aluminum sheet from China but could open the way for similar…

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November 28, 2017


FMC To Hold Hearings About Port Charges

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has announced January 16 and 17, 2018 as the dates it will hold public hearings regarding a petition filed by the Coalition for Fair Port Practices (Petition P4-16) that raised issues associated with detention, demurrage, and per…

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November 20, 2017


Peru and Australia Sign Trade Agreement

A new Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Peru and Australia will allow important benefits for Peruvian exports, particularly avocados, fresh grapes, blueberries, tangerines, cotton shirts, shrimp and frozen prawns, cuttlefish, and feed preparations for animals.

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