USTR Fact Sheets on US-Mexico Trade Agreement

USTR Fact Sheets on US-Mexico Trade Agreement

Trade Talk - Published on: 9/5/2018 4:36:34 PM
By: East Mcihigan DEC

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has released the following three factsheets on the trade more …

Foreign Tariff Responses to U.S. Section 232 Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Foreign Tariff Responses to U.S. Section 232 Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Trade Talk - Published on: 8/28/2018 3:06:11 PM
By: East Michigan DEC

A number of countries and U.S. trading partners have imposed or announced their intent to impose retaliatory more …

Export Factsheet for the State of Michigan

Export Factsheet for the State of Michigan

Michigan News - Published on: 3/15/2017 2:15:44 PM

The U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration has published a factsheet on more …

HR and Export Controls

HR and Export Controls

Global Insights - Published on: 8/26/2016 3:05:37 PM
By: Terrence Kalley

You have to be scratching your head: what do export controls have to do with the activities of HR department? more …

$268,190, 007

$268,190, 007

Global Insights - Published on: 9/1/2015 4:24:02 PM
By: Jean Schtokal

By: Jean G. Schtokal – Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC (August 6, 2015) What is more …

Hotel Reservations Deadline Saturday, April 22 for BIS Seminar

Hotel Reservations Deadline Saturday, April 22 for BIS Seminar

DEC News - Published on: 4/18/2017 3:32:45 PM

A special rate of $149.00 plus tax has been arranged with: The Atheneum Suite Hotel 1000 Brush more …

Save the Date: May 23 & 24, 2017 Complying with U.S. Export Controls and May 25, 2017 U.S. Munitions List to Commerce Control List in Detroit, MI

Save the Date: May 23 & 24, 2017 Complying with U.S. Export Controls and May 25, 2017 U.S. Munitions List to Commerce Control List in Detroit, MI

DEC News - Published on: 3/6/2017 9:24:42 AM

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) and the East Michigan District Export Council (EMDEC), with more …

Clark Hill Attorneys Sandra S. Hamilton and Jeff Van Winkle Provide Guidance on How to Access Capital for Small Businesses

Clark Hill Attorneys Sandra S. Hamilton and Jeff Van Winkle Provide Guidance on How to Access Capital for Small Businesses

Michigan News - Published on: 7/21/2016 10:13:40 AM
By: Clark Hill, PLC

Jul 14, 2016 GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Clark Hill attorneys Sandra S. Hamilton and Jeff Van Winkle more …

Final Week to Register for Intro to Exporting & NASBITE Exam Prep Seminar

Final Week to Register for Intro to Exporting & NASBITE Exam Prep Seminar

DEC News - Published on: 7/18/2016 12:00:57 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

July 25th is the final day to register for "Introduction to Exporting & NASBITE CGBP Exam Prep" more …

East Michigan District Export Council Chair Recognized by Crain’s

East Michigan District Export Council Chair Recognized by Crain’s

Michigan News - Published on: 6/29/2016 4:00:27 PM
By: Jean Schtokal, Chair, West Michigan DEC

As Chairperson of the West Michigan District Export Council, I would like to congratulate you all on more …

Crain's Detroit Business: Wayne State, AIAG collaborate to create new supply chain curriculum

Crain's Detroit Business: Wayne State, AIAG collaborate to create new supply chain curriculum

Michigan News - Published on: 6/10/2016 11:44:29 AM

Wayne State University announced Thursday it would collaborate with Southfield-based Automotive Industry more …

NuStep, Inc. Receives Presidential Award For Export Successes

NuStep, Inc. Receives Presidential Award For Export Successes

Michigan News - Published on: 5/19/2016 1:45:40 PM
By: NuStep, Inc.

On May 17th, 2016, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker presented NuStep, Inc. with the President's more …

Exports and the New Chinese Food Safety Law

Exports and the New Chinese Food Safety Law

Global Insights - Published on: 3/9/2016 1:45:23 PM
By: Bruce Thelen & Fang Liu, Dickinson Wright PLLC

The U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act has been the source of much discussion since it was signed into more …

Supply Chain Solutions Plans International Expansion

Supply Chain Solutions Plans International Expansion

Member News - Published on: 2/10/2016 2:19:07 PM

GRAND RAPIDS — Grand Rapids-based Supply Chain Solutions Inc. (SCS) is planning an international more …

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Supporting Made-in-America Exports & Jobs

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Supporting Made-in-America Exports & Jobs

Michigan News - Published on: 1/15/2016 7:06:31 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

TPP Countries are important for Michigan's exporters: $39.8 Billion in goods exports from more …

Newsletter - 2015 12/11

Newsletter - 2015 12/11

DEC News - Published on: 12/11/2015 2:06:55 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to December Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/bEO_xP       more …

Algerian Dignitaries Meet with Local CEOs to Discuss New Business Investments

Algerian Dignitaries Meet with Local CEOs to Discuss New Business Investments

Michigan News - Published on: 12/10/2015 9:51:03 AM
By: Jaye Sciullo

On December 1st, 2015, and in keeping with its mission of building economic bridges, the American more …

Newsletter - 2015 5/1

Newsletter - 2015 5/1

DEC News - Published on: 11/3/2015 1:26:15 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to May 2015 Newsletter:  http://eepurl.com/bfT859 more …

Newsletter - 2015 9/1

Newsletter - 2015 9/1

DEC News - Published on: 10/27/2015 2:35:09 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to Sept. 2015 Newsletter  http://eepurl.com/bzj0kP   more …

Brownrigg Companies LTD featured in 2015 "Faces of Detroit"

Brownrigg Companies LTD featured in 2015 "Faces of Detroit"

Member News - Published on: 7/13/2015 3:24:10 PM

Troy Brownrigg, EMDEC member and Vice President of International Sales at Brownrigg Companies LTD more …

Vignettes in Global Business

Vignettes in Global Business

Global Insights - Published on: 6/4/2015 10:45:28 AM
By: Ravi Parameswaran

In the September 15, 2014 minutes of the East Michigan District Export Council (EMDEC), Terry Kalley had more …

Rugged Liner Finds Jobs, Growth with Reach of Exports

Rugged Liner Finds Jobs, Growth with Reach of Exports

Michigan News - Published on: 5/22/2015 11:23:07 AM

Rugged Liner, based in Owosso, Michigan, with 130 employees, has learned firsthand about the impact more …

West Michigan DEC Hosting CGBP Exam Prep Seminar

West Michigan DEC Hosting CGBP Exam Prep Seminar

DEC News - Published on: 5/18/2015 4:50:34 PM

The West Michigan District Export Council is hosting a NASBITE CGBP seminar in Grand Rapids on June more …

globalEDGE Business Beat Interviews DEC Chair

globalEDGE Business Beat Interviews DEC Chair

DEC News - Published on: 4/13/2015 1:05:05 PM

Tomas Hult, the host of globalEDGE Business Beat for the Michigan Business Network recently spoke with more …

Long U.S. Expansion Predicted by Head J.P. Morgan Chase Economist

Long U.S. Expansion Predicted by Head J.P. Morgan Chase Economist

Global Insights - Published on: 1/29/2015 11:07:09 AM
By: Terrence Kalley

James Glassman, Head Economist for Commercial Banking at J.P. Morgan Chase was very bullish on the more …

Rugged Liner featured on WJRT for its stake in the G20 Summit

Rugged Liner featured on WJRT for its stake in the G20 Summit

Member News - Published on: 11/20/2014 6:40:44 AM

Rugged Liner, a Michigan company which manufactures pickup truck bedliners and folding and snap tonneau more …

Quick Video Provides Excellent Insight into Exporting to Europe

Quick Video Provides Excellent Insight into Exporting to Europe

Global Insights - Published on: 11/2/2014 9:32:34 AM
By: Neil Sheridan

This brief video offers detailed insights into how your company can expand its business through initial more …

Rugged Liner attends Automechanika

Rugged Liner attends Automechanika

Member News - Published on: 11/1/2014 1:33:01 PM
By: Bruce Thelen

Rugged Liner attended the Automechanika Trade show in Frankfurt, Germany from September 16th to the more …

USEAC-Detroit attends Automechanika

USEAC-Detroit attends Automechanika

Member News - Published on: 10/15/2014 1:41:28 PM
By: John O'Gara

John O’Gara, SBA USEAC- Detroit participated with Commercial Service members from the Automotive more …

MEDC and U.S. Dept. of Commerce invite Michigan automotive companies to take part in Chinese auto trade fair

MEDC and U.S. Dept. of Commerce invite Michigan automotive companies to take part in Chinese auto trade fair

Michigan News - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:42:23 AM

Michigan automotive companies are invited to join the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and more …

Canada Anti-Spam Regulations

Canada Anti-Spam Regulations

Global Insights - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:34:33 AM
By: Tracey Ford, Commercial Service Specialist, Canada

As of July 1, 2014 anti-spam legislation in Canada has come into force. This new law may affect how more …

Is a Recent Foodstuff Import Ban Impacting Your Exports to Russia?

Is a Recent Foodstuff Import Ban Impacting Your Exports to Russia?

Global Insights - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:28:07 AM
By: Greg Schroeder

On August 6, 2014, the Russian Federation issued an executive decree banning the import of US Origin more …

New Global Banking Regulations and their Effect on Businesses

New Global Banking Regulations and their Effect on Businesses

Global Insights - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:24:17 AM
By: Scott Hibbard

The global financial crisis of 2008 drew attention to failures by financial services institutions more …

Foster Swift Attorney Jean Schtokal listed as 2015 The Best Lawyers in America

Foster Swift Attorney Jean Schtokal listed as 2015 The Best Lawyers in America

Member News - Published on: 8/25/2014 10:59:19 AM
By: Kendra Kuo

LANSING, Mich. –Attorney Jean Schtokal of Foster Swift Collins and Smith PC was recently selected more …

New Anti-Corruption Law for Brazil

New Anti-Corruption Law for Brazil

Global Insights - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:20:01 PM
By: Eduardo Campelo - Winter Carvalho Avogados & Consultores, Patricia Redig - Rolim, Viotti & Leite Campos Advogados

In January 2014 Brazil adopted a new strong anti-bribery law. The Federal Law no. 12.846/2013, known more …

Update on the China Market

Update on the China Market

Global Insights - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:19:18 PM
By: Alex Claypool - Lancaster Holdings International, LLC

http://www.lancasterholdings.com/ Editor Note: The January 25, 2014 cover of The Economist Magazine more …

Helpful Resource for Export Control Determinations

Helpful Resource for Export Control Determinations

Global Insights - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:16:10 PM
By: Jean Schtokal

A best practice for companies that export is development of an export control classification matrix more …

Office of Foreign Asset Control to Present at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit

Office of Foreign Asset Control to Present at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit

DEC News - Published on: 5/7/2014 11:55:25 AM
By: Jennifer True

For the first time in over five years a 3-day Export Control Conference is returning to Detroit. From more …

Exports of Corn, Soy, Are the Big Story

Exports of Corn, Soy, Are the Big Story

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 3:16:51 PM

Exports appear to be the biggest market mover recently. The USDA/WASDE increased projected 2013-'14 more …

Michigan Exports Set Record in 2013

Michigan Exports Set Record in 2013

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 11:06:00 AM

Michigan companies set export record in 2013 selling more goods to foreign countries last year, placing more …

Growing a New Michigan: The 2014 Report on Michigan’s Progress in Growing Six Opportunities

Growing a New Michigan: The 2014 Report on Michigan’s Progress in Growing Six Opportunities

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 10:27:08 AM

This report was unveiled at Business Leaders for Michigan's 2nd annual Leadership Summit on March more …