Trade Resources & Associates is a consulting firm that specializes in cross-border transactions, customs and export compliance, and logistics in the global and domestic movement of goods.
Jo-Anne Daniels has been a global trade industry consultant for over 25 years. She is the President and founder of Trade Resources & Associates, a consulting firm that specializes in cross-border transactions, trade compliance, and transportation management.
The USMCA is the agreement between the United States of America, the Mexico, and Canada and it will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). It was signed by United States President Donald Trump, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on November 30, 2018 at 2018 G20 Summit in Read more about USMCA[…]
Most importers would agree that the China 301 tariff changes are very fluid and unpredictable. For example, September 12, 2019 President Trump delayed the October 15th increase in tariffs on China List 1, 2 and 3 from 25% to 30%. Subsequently, October 12, President Trump announced that the United States would stop the October 15 Read more about China 301 Tariffs[…]
Many companies face the challenges of staying informed when new entities are added to the Restricted Party List. Your company may have the advantage of engaging a global trade management supplier and implementing an automated screening program. If your company hasn’t made that decision and is manually screening using the BIS consolidated list, it can be Read more about Export Screening[…]
A “No Deal” Brexit means that no ratified withdrawal agreement and no transition plan is in place when UK exits EU March 29, 2019. Does your company have plans to ensure a smooth transition to avoid disruption of your business? Contact our experts today to help you make contingency plans! How can we help you? Identify Read more about Has your Company Made Contingency Plans for a “No Deal” Brexit starting March 29th?[…]
U.S.-India Major Defense Partners: Implementation Under the Export Administration Regulations of India’s Membership in the Wassenaar Arrangement and Addition of India to Country Group A:5 In this rule, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) amends the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to formally recognize and implement India’s membership in the Wassenaar Arrangement (WA), a voluntary and Read more about U.S. and India Major Defense Partners[…]
Goods from China Subject to Section 301 Tariffs Effective July 6, 2018 Some 818 tariff lines related to goods from China are now subject to a 25 percent tariff in addition to the general (column 1) duty rate. The tariff is being imposed in response to a Section 301 U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) investigation that determined Read more about China Tariffs Effective July 2018[…]