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MSC ship unloading freight at port

June 21, 2019 Newswatch

US Customs temporarily suspends MSC's C-TPAT certification following seizure at Philadelphia port

The US government has temporarily suspended MSC from the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program after more than 16 tons of cocaine were seized from the MSC Gayane at the Port of Philadelphia.

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MSC and UASC ships at port near shoreline

June 18, 2019 Tradewatch

India imposes tariffs on 28 US exports

India's response comes after the US removed the country's preferential trade status on June 5th

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msc new york at apm port

June 9, 2019 Tradewatch

U.S. and Mexico have reached a deal to avoid tariffs

President Trump has dropped the threat of a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports after reaching a deal with Mexico on measures to stem the flow of migrants pouring into the U.S.

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ship at bridge

June 3, 2019 Tradewatch

Deadline to apply for 10% duty rate on List 3 Chinese goods extended

The U.S. Trade Representative announced they will extend the deadline to apply for 10% duty rate on List 3 Chinese Goods to June 15th.

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Cosco ship docked at port

June 3, 2019 Tradewatch

U.S. to remove India from GSP trade status

As of June 5th, India will be removed from the preferential trade program, known as the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP).

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