Career Development

June 10, 2020

AAEI complements member company career development initiatives by providing these professionals opportunities to become committee and association leaders in the AAEI community and beyond.  AAEI offers tools for increasing knowledge in a broad spectrum of topics through networking and training.  Together, we make global trade happen. Association members network and collaborate with peers and industry leaders. AAEI’s leadership represents …

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MEMBER OF THE WEEK

December 13, 2021

This week’s member spotlight is on Jennifer McCadney of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP. Jennifer currently is a member of AAEI’s Nominating Committee and is a former co-chair of AAEI’s Trade Policy Committee. Jennifer’s trade policy knowledge is highly valued at the Association, knowledge that is rooted in her experience on Capitol Hill as a …

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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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Bill Banning Imports from China’s Xinjiang Headed to President

December 16, 2021

The U.S. Senate passed legislation that would ban imports from China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region due to the presumption that forced labor was involved in the supply chain. It passed both chambers this week without objection and President Biden is expected to sign it. The bill includes a “rebuttable presumption” that all goods from Xinjiang …

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U.S. Importers & Exporters Applaud Confirmation of CBP Commissioner

December 8, 2021

AAEI commends the U.S. Senate for confirmed former Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus to become Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).  Magnus is the first CBP commissioner confirmed by the Senate since 2019, when Kevin McAleenan become acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) during the Trump Administration.  “AAEI applauds the Senate for …

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