Proper Classification of Your Imports

Proper classification of your imports has become increasingly important in the age of escalating Trump tariffs. Proper classification of your imports determines whether your product will avoid or have to pay these punitive tariffs that increase your costs. The US...

World Trade Month: Discover Your Market

To close out World Trade Month, we remind readers of the market opportunities available in the developing world. Many of these countries have signed trade agreements that have removed or minimized barriers to trading with them. It is time to discover your market in...

International Trade Terms: Trade Alphabet Soup, Part K

Here is Part “K” of my series, “International Trade Alphabet Soup” that will periodically list and provide context for key acronyms and international trade terms: KFAED – Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development assists Arab and other developing countries in...

Happy (Belated) Birthday to Me

Ten (10) years ago, on April 23rd, I launched my own company as Andrea M. Ewart, P.C.. My focus then was to serve small and medium-sized importers and exporters through my legal skills; and governments in the Caribbean as a customs and trade attorney/consultant....