World Customs Chief Featured at AAEI Conference

May 6, 2021

World Customs Organization (WCO) Secretary General Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, delivered a keynote at AAEI’s 100th Anniversary Conference and Expo on June 29, 2021. The World Customs Organization (WCO), established in 1952 as the Customs Co-operation Council (CCC) is an independent intergovernmental body whose mission is to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of Customs administrations. Today, …

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Visit AAEI Marketplace

March 1, 2021

The AAEI Marketplace is now open. You can purchase hard copies of AAEI publications, including the newly updated FDA Import Requirements and Best Practices for Drugs and Medical Devices and the December 2015 State of the Association message. The 2014 AAEI Benchmarking Survey is also available as a hard copy publication. It designed to discover trending …

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COVID-19 Pandemic Impact

April 10, 2021

AAEI is providing continuous updates on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on trade and the response by oversight agencies in the U.S. government. AAEI also is providing feedback to U.S. agencies, including U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on how trade disruptions are affecting U.S. companies. Tell us your experience– take our survey. AAEI …

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Port Congestion Costing Money and Time

May 21, 2021

AAEI is calling on the commissioners of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to help end the causes of port congestion in the U.S. and around the world. AAEI sent a letter to the FMC in April 2021 to draw attention to “reported practices of certain vessel-operating common carriers (VOCCs) and terminal operations that are related …

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Working Together for Trade

May 17, 2021

AAEI committees respond to specific global trade concerns, bringing needed information to members and members’ views to the attention of key policy makers and administrators. Members’ common concerns and potential areas of difficulty are addressed through the committee framework. Our substantive committees include: Chemicals, Oil & Gas Committee Focuses on issues of interest to importers …

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