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CMA CGM container ship at Hamburg port

September 29, 2020

The CMA CGM Group cyber attack

The CMA CGM Group is currently dealing with a cyber-attack impacting peripheral servers.

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September 23, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

China announces Provisions on the Unreliable Entity List

On September 19, 2020, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) issued the Provisions on the Unreliable Entity List, which immediately came into effect.

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Sydney

September 18, 2020

Importers 'close to breaking point' as tension rises at Sydney's Port Botany

Other strike-hit container terminal operators and supply chain players are backing a DP World Australia bid to end the “crippling” industrial action at Sydney’s Port Botany.

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September 16, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

New importer challenge to list 3 & 4 China tariffs; immediate action in court of international trade required to preserve rights to refunds

On September 10, 2020, a group of importers filed a lawsuit in the Court of International Trade contesting the assessment of the List 3 and List 4 tariffs that have been imposed on goods from China.

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September 16, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

China extends tariff exemption for 16 US products in the 1st exclusion list

On September 15, 2020, The Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council of PRC released an official announcement (only available in Chinese) that it will extend tariff exemptions for 16 US products in the 1st exclusion list for one year.

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