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Monday Morning eBriefing

The Monday Morning eBriefing is a members-only digital newsletter which provides up-to-date and informative news on regulatory and legislative matters important to customs brokers, freight forwarders, and NVOCCs. It’s published every Monday at 6 a.m. ET.

Top News This Week 

  • NCBFAA Meets with House Lawmakers on Capitol Hill

    Jun 27, 2022
    A delegation of NCBFAA leaders who were in Washington, D.C. for the quarterly association board meeting met with several key House lawmakers on Capitol Hill on June 23 to thank them for their attention to international trade and bring them up to date on our industry’s current issues.
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Latest Articles
 

  • FMC Reaches $2 Million Settlement Agreement with Hapag-Lloyd

    Jun 20, 2022
    The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) on June 8 approved a settlement agreement between its Bureau of Enforcement (BoE) and Hapag-Lloyd AG where the ocean carrier will pay a $2 million civil penalty to address alleged violations related to their detention and demurrage practices.
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  • Events Calendar

    Jun 20, 2022
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  • FDA FSVP Outreach Call to Trade on June 30

    Jun 20, 2022
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Division of Northern Border Imports (DNBI) on June 30 (1-2:15 p.m. ET) will hold a virtual outreach presentation that will cover the topics of Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) Essentials for Filers and ITACS Messaging.
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  • Act Now to Avoid DUNS Number Mismatches with Food Facility Registration Renewals

    Jun 20, 2022
    The FDA is alerting importers and brokers that the deadline for providing DUNS numbers for food facilities is drawing near. Letters to the trade warn that, at the end of this year, the FDA will begin matching the name and address associated in the DUNS number with the name/address/DUNS number in the FDA food facility registration. Mismatches will trigger the entry to be rejected.
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  • Take Advantage of NCBFAA’s PGA Reference Tool

    Jun 20, 2022
    Every customs broker knows that interacting with Partner Government Agencies (PGAs) can be the most challenging part of their job. The PGA data requirements are often demanding. And, on top of that, there are just so many agencies!
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  • FDA Completes Drug Entry Review Pilot

    Jun 20, 2022
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the completion of a 90-day pilot project to conduct drug entry reviews on a national basis with expanded staffing on a 24/7 basis.
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  • Transport, Logistics and Trade Sector Updates of The Week

    Jun 20, 2022
    Here is a summary of the latest legislative and regulatory transport, logistics and trade sector updates brought to you by our NCBFAA Transportation Counsel firm Venable:
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  • Reminder: Ignore Questionable Communications

    Jun 20, 2022
    Some of you may occasionally receive questionable electronic communications which are believed to be part of phishing schemes. Always ignore and delete these communications!
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  • OFAC General License Updates

    Jun 20, 2022
    The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued Syria General License 21A, Venezuela General License 39A, and Iran General License N-1, "Authorizing Certain Activities to Respond to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic." In addition, OFAC will also publish updated FAQs.
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  • NCBFAA Welcomes New Members!

    Jun 20, 2022
    On behalf of NCBFAA's Board of Directors, Leadership and Staff, we want to take a moment to acknowledge and welcome the following members who have recently joined our association:
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