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November 2013

The Trusted Trader Program is on the Horizon

By |2017-10-23T21:14:32+00:00November 5th, 2013|Categories: Announcements and Press, News and Events|

By Adrienne Braumiller For over a year now, Customs has periodically mentioned the development of another pilot program which seeks to increase the agency’s flexibility and company specific understanding of trade compliance and supply chain security. The new program, which is currently named the Trusted Trader Program, would consolidate Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism with Importer

June 2013

Conducting Business in Mexico… Is it Safe?

By |2017-10-23T21:12:28+00:00June 17th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|

A couple months ago, I covered the ever-growing competitive landscape between manufacturing in Mexico and manufacturing in China. Interestingly, some of you inquired about the obvious risks (non-Customs related) involved with manufacturing in Mexico, so I thought I would take a look at the current climate. It’s a given that Mexico’s war on crime is