Processing fees are here to stay

Edmonson, R. G.
May 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/12/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 19, p26
Describes merchandise-processing fees (MPF) collected by the U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Protection. Computation of the MPF; Objective of the Cobra fees; Background on legislation covering the Cobra and merchandise fees; Recommendation of the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of the U.S. Customs Service on the MPF.


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