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- Making Asian Carp Less Profitable. Helsdon, Jeff // Ontario Out of Doors;2013 Fishing Annual, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p22
The article reports on the continued increase of high fines due to the attempt of importing live Asian carp into Ontario.
- Pentax pays $20 million. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan2000, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p38
Focuses on United States-based Pentax Corp.'s settlement of claims that it imported camera equipment bearing false country of origin markings. Penalty under United States Customs' statutes.
- customs. Mark, Ken // Canadian Transportation & Logistics;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 106 Issue 11, p26
Reports on the pressure put by administrative monetary penalty system sanctions on firms to provide accurate information and comply with customs regulations in Canada. Effect of infractions on the importers; Guidelines issued by the Customs & Revenue Agency regarding possible interpretations;...
- How to shift traffic to off hours. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/26/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p36
Details the proposal to charge higher fees for daytime truck pickups and deliveries at terminals in Long Beach and Los Angeles, California. Reason for charging higher fees; Average number of truck entrances and exits per day at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach as of August 2003; Use of...
- GOVERNANCE MODELS OF BALTIC PORT AUTHORITIES. Bolevics, Valters; Sjölin, Jan; Vokova, Tatjana // Baltic Worlds;Sep2013, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p29
The focuses on the results of a synthesis of the literature on port authority governance models worldwide. The port authorities of the major ports in the Baltic states are proprietary-type organizations. Port authorities levy charges in the form of port dues and fees for use of port facilities....
- Oil shippers hit with fines by regulators. Barron-Lopez, Laura; Devaney, Tim; Herb, Jeremy // Hill;2/6/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 16, p8
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Department has imposed fines totaling to $93,000 on three petroleum companies including Whitling Oil and Gas Corp., Hess Corp. and Marathon Oil Co. over the improper label of oil being transported from Bakken region in the U.S.
- Illegal timber ban agreed. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jun2010, Issue 425, p54
The article reports the ban of illegally logged timber from the European Union (EU) market starting 2012. The impact of illegal logging is presented together with figures suggesting 7.2 percent of British timber imports are illegal. The exclusion of printed products to the agreement is mentioned...
- French Fighting Fine With Force. Clarke, Philip // Farmers Weekly;4/11/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 14, p14
Brussels, Belgium inspectors have imposed Â£12m fine on the French farmers for fixing beef prices and blocking imports at the height of the BSE crisis in 2001. Inspectors found a wealth of evidence pointing to collusion, intimidation and even government encouragement as the French sought to...
- Old idea is new again. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/3/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p44
The article reports on the proposal by Dan Baldwin, assistant commissioner for international trade of the U.S. Customs & Border Protection that companies that are well-established of the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) and Importer Self Assessment program should get a break...