AAEI Releases “Blueprint” for Trusted Traders

January 8, 2015

AAEI launched a major initiative in December with its release of a white paper called, “A Blueprint to Trust”.  The proposal outlines a comprehensive and holistic trusted trader program to encompass all federal agencies regulating imports and importers under one uniform system offering meaningful benefits to both agencies and businesses. AAEI met with key government leaders …

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Update: CBP Readies for Possible West Coast Port Strike

July 3, 2014

The six-year contract affecting 29 ports on the West Coast expired on July 1, 2014 without a new contract between the Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union. Although negotiations involving 20,000 port workers continue, a massive port strike remains a possibility.  AAEI is monitoring the situation. US Customs and Border Protection …

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AAEI 95th Annual Conference & Expo Registration

May 11, 2016

Walk-in registration will be accepted for the AAEI 95th Annual Conference and Expo at the Crystal Gateway Marriott June 5–7, 2016 in Arlington, Virginia. AAEI’s annual two-day conference will feature an examination of importing and exporting, the latest developments of major trade pacts and and current realities of the US and global trade climate. AAEI’s …

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