to IDS

Company & Services

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.

We offer the following services, many conveniently accesible through our online portal IDS Trade Intelligence:



October 22, 2021 - White House Releases Reports Linking Climate Change and National Security : President Biden took office in January of this year promising to take action on climate change. The first steps towards crafting a whole-of-government policy towards addressing climate change from a ... > read more

October 22, 2021 - Congressional-Executive Commission on China Calls on CBP to Ban Imports from Companies Endorsing Xinjiang Cotton : Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA), the Chair and Co-chair of the bipartisan and bicameral Congressional-Executive Commission on China, have sent a letter to... > read more

October 22, 2021 - CBP Issues New WROs as DHS Marks First Anniversary of Center for Countering Human Trafficking : The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) marked the first anniversary of the Center for Countering Human Trafficking (CCHT) on ... > read more

October 22, 2021 - Verité Releases Report on Responsible Sourcing : Verité Inc., an independent, nonprofit civil society organization joined with the Tent Partnership for Refugees to release the report, “Combating Forced and Child Labor of Refugees in Global Supply Chains... > read more

October 22, 2021 - Senate Democrats Say Section 301 Exclusions for PPE Should Expire : A group of Senate Democrats let by Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) has sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai requesting that the Section 301 penalty duties ... > read more


IDS Trade Intelligence

Please enter your User-ID and password to continue.

To register or if you have forgotten your password, please contact IDS.