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Broadcasts:

AES Broadcast  07/16/2003                                  Broadcast # 2003034
Please note that as of August 15, 2003 the U.S. Census Bureau, along with partnership 
 		       agencies, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Bureau of Industry and Security, and the 
 		       Office of Foreign Assets Control will no longer accept Option 4 letters of intent (LOI) 
 		       due to upcoming changes in the regulations. Any Option 4 LOI postmarked or facsimile 
 		       time stamped after August 15th will not be reviewed for the Option 4 filing privilege. 
Option 4 LOIs received prior to the deadline will still be reviewed by the partnership 
 		       agencies. Companies interested in Option 4 after the August 15th deadline, will be able 
 		       to submit an Option 4 LOI once the new regulations for Mandatory AES are released in 
 		       mid-2004.
If you have questions, please contact your Census Representative.
 



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Guidelines and best practices for fulfilling FTZ's statistical reporting requirements are now available.

NEW EXPORT TRAINING VIDEOS!!!
- Training videos on topics such as the Foreign Trade Regulations, AESDirect, NAFTA, Taxes/Tariffs, Commodities, etc. now available!

2009 Constant Dollar Data
- The Census Bureau identified a processing error that caused incorrect deflators to be applied to the revised data for 2009. The data have been corrected.

2009 DATA PRODUCT CHANGES
- U.S. Census Bureau will modify the structure of several data products to accommodate changing technology and user demand.

EXPORT COMPLIANCE SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
- The export environment has dramatically changed. Come and understand what it takes to remain compliant, aware and out of trouble.

2003 AES Option 4 Moratorium
Option 4 Filing Review Process Suspended

AES Compliance Best Practices:
Best Practices for maintaining AES Compliance are now available.

Related Party Database Application:
Time series RELATED PARTY data for specific commodities and countries.

ORDER AND DOWNLOAD FOREIGN TRADE DATA PRODUCTS:
- Online Order Form
- FTD DropBox
- Merchandise Trade Downloads

NEW Schedule B Search Engine:
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NEWEST TRADE DATA!
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Source: FTDWebMaster, Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, D.C. 20233
Location: MAIN: AES:DOCUMENT LIBRARY: BROADCASTS
Created: 08 August 2003
Last modified: 13 July 2011 at 08:40:15 AM