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:



September 16, 2022 - White House Averts Railway Labor Strike with Tentative Agreement : The possibility of an historic strike by railway workers was averted this week after the White House announced that rail carriers and union leaders have reached a tentative agreement, which must be ... > read more

September 16, 2022 - Ways & Means Discusses Future of U.S.-Taiwan Trade : On September 14, 2022, the House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing discussing the future of U.S.-Taiwan Trade... > read more

September 16, 2022 - CBP signs Mutual Recognition Arrangement with Brazil : U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Brazil’s Customs Authority Receita Federal signed an Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) Mutual Recognition Arrangement (MRA) on September 16, 2022... > read more

September 16, 2022 - ILAB Shares Progress in Combating Forced Labor Holistically : The Department of Labor’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) sent an e-newsletter on September 14, 2022, sharing how the agency continues to work to fight forced labor on multiple ... > read more

September 16, 2022 - ILO Releases Forced Labor Estimates Report : The International Labor Organization released the report, Global Estimates of Modern Slavery: Forced Labour and Forced Marriage, on September 12, 2022... > 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.