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Biography for Brian Feito

Brian Feito is Managing Editor of International Trade Today, Export Compliance Daily and Trade Law Daily. A licensed customs broker who spent time at the Department of Commerce calculating antidumping and countervailing duties, Brian covers a wide range of subjects including customs and trade-facing product regulation, the courts, antidumping and countervailing duties and Mexico and the European Union. Brian is a graduate of the University of Florida and George Mason University. He joined the staff of Warren Communications News in 2012.

Recent Articles by Brian Feito

ITC Recommends Extension of Safeguard Tariffs on Solar Cells

The International Trade Commission will recommend an extension to Section 201 safeguard tariffs on solar cells that began in 2018, it said Nov. 24. The commission found the safeguard “continues to be necessary to prevent or remedy serious injury to…Subscribe to Read >>

CBP Ruling Rejects Protest 'Supplement' but Says It Can Be Considered as New Protest

A protest supplement filed by an importer may not be considered by CBP as a supplement but should be accepted as a new protest, CBP said in a recent ruling. Though the supplement was too late because it came after…Subscribe to Read >>

Import Alert for FSVP Non-Compliance Sees Sharp Uptick in New Listings in Last 3 Months

FDA is adding importers to its import alert for those not in compliance with the Foreign Supplier Verification Program at an ever-increasing rate, with more than half of importers subject to import refusal under the alert added within the last…Subscribe to Read >>

EPA Shows 'No Flexibility' on Upcoming Filing Requirements for HFCs, NCBFAA Says

The Environmental Protection Agency “showed no flexibility” on an upcoming requirement to submit entry data for imports of hydrofluorocarbons 14 days prior to importation (see 2109230054), despite concerns raised by the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America at…Subscribe to Read >>

Wind Tower Exporter Doesn't Have Enough Financial Interest, Can't Make Entry, CBP Says

An exporter of wind towers that enters into post-importation warranty and repair agreements with its customers, but does not hold title or risk of loss when the goods are imported, doesn't have a sufficient financial interest in the wind towers…Subscribe to Read >>