Biden Makes Imports from Region of China Banned by Law

January 5, 2022

President Biden signed legislation banning imports from China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region due to the presumption that they were produced using forced labor. The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act includes a “rebuttable presumption” that all goods from Xinjiang were made with forced labor and imposes sanctions on foreign individuals responsible for forced labor in the …

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MEMBER OF THE WEEK

February 17, 2022

Linda has been actively involved with AAEI for over 10 years and is currently a Board member and the Vice-Chair, Events and Education. As Vice Chair of Events and Education, Linda provides a guiding hand for AAEI’s annual conferences (#AAEI2022) and webinars. She has shepherded AAEI’s conference program and policy development for more than four …

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DHS Releases UFLPA Entity List

June 18, 2022

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) submitted its Report to Congress on the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA), which includes guidance for U.S. importers and the Forced Labor Enforcement Task Force’s (FLETF’s) List of Entities in Xinjiang, China that mine, produce, or manufacture wholly or in part any goods, wares, articles and merchandise with …

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AAEI Annual Conference Recordings Now Available

June 18, 2022

Post-conference registration is open to view session recordings of AAEI’s 101st Annual Conference and Expo, which was held June 13-15, 2022.  Paid registration provides access to all the features of the AAEI Annual Conference & Expo mobile app, which is available in the Apple Store and Google Play. Features include links to view all recordings …

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Trade Champion

June 28, 2022

AAEI is recognizing members— Trade Champions— whose careers in international trade have had significant impact on the development of trade policy and practice. Today, AAEI honors Domenic Veneziano of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. Domenic served as director of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Division of Import Operations for more than ten years …

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