CBP Publishes Guide for E-Commerce

February 4, 2020

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released a guide for importers involved in e-Commerce, called the E-Commerce Elements of Compliance.

The one page chart is a helpful reminder for importers using e-Commerce platform about the basic necessary pieces of data that CBP requires to process imports smoothly. They include product description, value, quantity in each package, gross weight and country of origin.

For more information, please contact CBP at ecommerce@cbp.dhs.gov.

Updated Jul 28, 2020

In a letter to the President, AAEI offers the perspective of the American trade community on the election of the new Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO).  AAEI urges the President to continue to support the WTO, and offers several considerations in supporting a Director-General candidate.