of Commerce Online - The Journal of Commerce
is a useful industry trade magazine. It contains current information
relevant to all aspects of the freight industry.
of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives / ATF - This
site contains Rules, Regulations and lots of Information pertaining
to Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
Trade Representative: - This organization is
responsible for developing and coordination international
trade, commodity and direct investment policy. On this webpage
you will find historical information, trade agreements and
presidential proclamations. Sometimes it is the first place
trade agreements are posted.
of Federal Regulations - A very useful website
for researching and obtaining detail on U.S. Federal Regulations,
regulatory actions etc.
Product Safety Commission - Here you find regular
updates on products which are being recalled or are under
investigation for safety issues as well as general information
on product safety matters.
Chamber of Commerce - ICC Codes, Rules and Standards
and lots of international trade information.
Trade Commission (FTC) - You can get labeling
information for your garments here, along with other FTC regulated
States Department of Transportation - The DOD
consists of the following administrations: Office of the Secretary
of Transportation (OST); Bureau of Transportation Statistics
(BTS); Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Federal Highway
Administration (FHWA); Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
(FMCSA); Federal Railroad Administration (FRA); Federal Transit
Administration (FTA); Maritime Administration (MARAD); National
Highway Traffic safety Administration (NHTSA); Office of the
Inspector General (OIG); Research and Special Programs Administration
(RSPA); Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC);
Surface Transportation Board (STB).
States Federal Communications Commission - The
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent
United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress.
The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934
and is charged with regulating interstate and international
communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable.
The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District
of Columbia, and U.S. possessions.
Trade Administration, Department of Commerce - Contains
a significant amount of trade information, including balance
Trade Commission - The mission of the Commission
is to: (1) administer U.S. trade remedy laws within its mandate
in a fair and objective manner; (2) provide the President,
USTR, and Congress with independent, quality analysis, information,
and support on matters of tariffs and international trade
and competitiveness; and (3) maintain the Harmonized Tariff
Schedule of the United States.
Trade Organization - The World Trade Organization
(WTO) is the only global international organization dealing
with the rules of trade between nations. At its heart are
the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the
world’s trading nations and ratified in their parliaments.
The goal is to help producers of goods and services, exporters,
and importers conduct their business.
Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America - The
NCBFAA represents more than 800 member companies—the nation's
leading freight forwarders, customs brokers, OTIs, air cargo
agents, and service providers.
States Association of Importers of Textiles and Apparel - USA
- ITA is a non-profit industry association representing the
interests of the textile/apparel importing community before
Congress, the Administration, U.S. Customs, other regulatory
agencies, the business community and the public.
Cargo World - Air Cargo World is the air cargo
industry’s leading international monthly.