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Protecting your plants is critical during the import process.

How to Import Plants and Plant Products

Importing plants and plant products into the U.S. is fairly common. Plants and plant products range from flowers and trees to seeds and fruits/vegetables. Responsible for the oversight of all imported plants and seeds is the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Some plants and... View Article
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The Jones Act: What You Need to Know

The 1920 Jones Act is a hot topic of discussion as debate rages on about the relief efforts to help the people of Puerto Rico recover from the devastation Hurricane Maria wreaked on the island. The White House agreed to temporarily waive The Jones Act... View Article
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Understanding Insufficient Customs Bonds in 9 Easy Steps

When you are importing merchandise into the United States, you must provide a security guarantee that you will comply with the country’s rules and regulations. Insufficient customs bonds can be the import deal breaker when attempting to import your goods across the country’s borders. Follow our... View Article

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