A Florida-based importer caught the attention of the U.S. government for evading payment of anti-dumping and countervailing duties of bedroom furniture from China when a competitor brought the case to court under the False Claims Act. The importer is accused of classifying bedroom sets, dressers, beds, and nightstands as metal household furniture to intentionally avoid the 216.01% anti-dumping duty rate. Continue reading Spotlight on Wooden Bedroom Furniture Spurs AD/CVD
On August 21st, millions of Americans paused to look up into the sky and witness first total solar eclipse in the continental U.S. in 38 years. While Green offices were not in the path of totality, our Atlanta, Seattle, and Denver branches were able to see it at 90%. Continue reading The Great (Green) American Eclipse
As participants in Customs‐Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT), Green Worldwide Shipping strives to inform our partners about importance of cargo security.
What is a bonded warehouse?
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) defines bonded warehouses as secured areas in which imported dutiable merchandise may be stored, manipulated, or undergo manufacturing operations without payment of duty for up to 5 years from the date of importation (19 U.S. Code § 1555).
Green Worldwide Shipping, a leading, Atlanta-headquartered provider of international logistics and Customs brokerage, proudly reaffirmed its commitment to the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact initiative, releasing its first communication on progress since joining in 2016. Green Worldwide believes in a firm foundation of respect for all stakeholders – including vendors, customers, and employees – but especially for the global environment and generations to come. Continue reading Green Worldwide Reaffirms UN Global Compact Commitment to Sustainability
Purifying water in the middle of a desert can be a logistical challenge, and exactly what a leading, Las Vegas-based water packing and purification producer tasked the project cargo team at Green Worldwide Shipping. Continue reading Green Worldwide Project Cargo Purifies Water
Energiewende – Germany’s Energy Transition, a touring exhibition of Germany’s efforts to convert to a fully renewable energy supply by 2050, opened at Miami Dade College on July 7. Continue reading Green Worldwide Makes Moves for Energiewende Exhibition