HFPA's Leo covers cargo security

Sloan, Carole
November 2002
Home Textiles Today;11/18/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p2
Trade Publication
Focuses on the explanations of counsel Robert Leo on cargo security at the annual meeting of the Home Fashions Product Association in the U.S. Need for the Customs Service to intensify cargo security; Introduction of the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism program; Creation of significant financial exposures in the form of added duties.


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