NCBFAA Actions on Your Behalf
Last week, NCBFAA Executive Vice President Megan Montgomery continued to support ACE Deployment G with the CBP lead conference calls on outstanding technical issues that arose during the most recent Deployment. The Trade is hopeful that the remaining issues will be resolved in the coming few days as CBP continues to implement fixes and updates to the system. Planning for the Annual Conference is still in full force, with the program taking center stage, as the Conference co-chairs, standing committee chairs and NCBFAA staff continue to finalize plans for next month’s annual event in Palm Springs. The NCBFAA was also able to participate as a co-sponsor of a WIIT lead event – “Trade and Jobs- Exploring the Global Value Chain.”
The RAC Committee requested formal clarification from FDA on the filing requirement for certain LED articles and fluorescent lighting and tubes. The committee discussed the proposed new filer review guidelines with the FDA Division of Import Operations and Enforcement as several members of the RAC have been notified for review under the Filer Review Guidelines pilot program.