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U.S. Customs Update | FDA & Delayed Duty

By March 27, 2020 No Comments

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

As face masks, gloves, and other personal protective equipment (PPE) are in high demand right now, importers should be aware of FDA regulations surrounding the import of these products and the obstacles they may face at ports. We recommend reading the FDA’s latest policy statement, or getting in touch with your Navegate customs broker.


Delayed Duty Payments

Many rumors have circulated about the possibility of U.S. Customs accepting delayed duty payments in recent days. Their latest notice states that they will not be accepting any further requests for additional days for payment. You can read more in their latest statement. Feel free to reach out to your Navegate customs broker for any questions.