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Since 1986, International Development Systems has provided clients with up-to-the-minute data and analysis. Our input helps clients to make informed sourcing decisions. Starting with the U.S. textile quota program, and evolving through the development and implementation of Free Trade Agreements and trade preference programs, our experts have guided sourcing professionals through the complicated world of trade policy for twenty-five years.

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January 24, 2020 - Trump Plans to Sign USMCA Next Week : Reuters reports that President Trump plans to sign the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. ... > read more

January 24, 2020 - Customs Releases E-Commerce Compliance Guide : U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released a one-page guide, E-Commerce Elements of Compliance, to assist online retailers comply with... > read more

January 24, 2020 - DHS Agency Partners with Foundation to Combat Forced Labor : The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and Grace Farms Foundation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing a partnership to ... > read more

January 24, 2020 - U.S. Suspends Retaliatory Tariffs Amid France’s Digital Tax Delay : The U.S. has agreed to hold off on retaliatory tariffs after France’s finance minister, Bruno LeMaire, announced that France would delay collection of their digital tax until December... > read more

January 24, 2020 - CRS releases International Trade and Finance Report for the 116th Congress : The Congressional Research Service (CRS) has issued its report on International Trade and Finance: Overview and Issues for the 116th Congress. ... > read more


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