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New PierPass Fee Coming in November

A new PierPass flat fee will be implemented at the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach in November unless the Federal Maritime Commission steps in and takes action to stop it. As it stands currently, containers are charged a “Traffic Mitigation Fee” … Continue reading

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CBMA: Assignment Certification Template is Now Available!

As we continue to update you with breaking news on the process to determine eligibility and obtain the tax refunds available under the CBMA/Tax Reform Act, we are pleased to announce the latest update from US Customs. CBP has published … Continue reading

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FDA Registration Renewal

Mandatory Biennial Registration Renewal for Food Facilities is now required between October 1, 2018, until December 31, 2018. If your facility is not re-registered with the FDA by December 31, 2018, the FDA will cancel your Bioterrorism Act registration, and … Continue reading

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Mountain Pass Closed

The pass that runs between Mendoza, Argentina, and Chile was closed Monday due to heavy snow and stormy weather. While it re-opened briefly this morning, it is now closed once again. The weather forecast indicates that the snow will continue through … Continue reading

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US-MX-CA Trade Deal Reached

Sunday night, Canada, Mexico, and the US finally reached a new deal meant to revamp the previous NAFTA agreement. The Trump administration is calling this new deal the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement. In the deal there are some changes to the verbiage … Continue reading

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Congestion Issues due to Hurricane Florence

Rail facilities along the East Coast and in the Midwest are experiencing congestion issues and delays due to the after-effects of Hurricane Florence. Heavy rains and consequential flooding in North Carolina and up through Chicago are creating difficulties for rail pickups and deliveries. … Continue reading

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WSSA’s Winter Wine Program 2018-2019

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