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April 7, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

Egypt to implement 'single window' platform

Egypt has issued a new decree no. 149/Y2017 that will implement the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) and use the “single window” platform to commence with digital transformation.

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March 5, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

Joint US-UK statement on suspension of large civilian aircraft tariffs

The United States and the United Kingdom today released a joint statement announcing a four-month suspension of tariffs related to the ongoing large civilian aircraft dispute.

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February 25, 2021 Ocean Freight BDP Tradewatch

Biden orders review of US supply chains after a year of shortages, delays

President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday that will result in a 100-day review of supply chains by the executive branch for pharmaceuticals, critical minerals, semiconductors and large capacity batteries.

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Michael Ford January 26, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

Update from the Biden Administration on aluminum imports and licensing requirements

President Biden has issued a recent Presidential Action that places a freeze on all new and pending rules, including the recent announcement regarding aluminum imports.

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December 10, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

UK announces new approach on US tariffs

The UK has set out its independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel, aluminium and aerospace tariffs.

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