U.S. Issues Executive Order, Imposes New Sanctions on Russia

On August 20, 2021, U.S. President Joe Biden signed a broad executive order (E.O.) authorizing additional steps against Russia for "specified harmful

Read More

U.S. President Biden Signs Executive Order Authorizing New Russia Sanctions

On April 15, 2021, U.S. President Joe Biden signed a broad executive order (E.O.) authorizing new sanctions against Russia for "specified harmful foreign

Read More

BIS Postpones Certain EEI Filing Requirement Changes

On June 26, 2020, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) announced that certain Electronic Export Information (EEI) filing requirements previously

Read More

Several Countries Issue Export Bans on Masks, Protective Gear

On March 4, 2020, Germany issued a ban on the export of medical protection gear and equipment to avoid supply shortages.  The official communication in

Read More

BIS Revises Country Group Designations for Russia and Yemen

On February 24, 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) amended the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to revise the Country Group

Read More

OFAC Announces Sanctions over Crimea

On January 29, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced the imposition of sanctions on eight

Read More

UK Updates Guidance on Sanctions List

On August 30, 2019, the government of the United Kingdom (UK) issued updated guidance regarding certain economic sanctions imposed by the UK.

Read More

OFAC Issues Ukraine/Russia Related General Licenses and FAQ

On May 1, 2018, the Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued Ukraine- and Russia-related general licenses, along with new

Read More

OFAC Publishes Ukraine/Russia Related CAATSA Guidance

On October 31, 2017, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued the amended Ukraine-/Russia-Related Directive 4 Under

Read More
No More Posts

Expeditors' Newsflash articles are compiled from a number of public sources that, to the best of Expeditors' knowledge, are true and correct. It is our intent to present only accurate information. However, in the event any information contained herein is erroneous, Expeditors International of  Washington, Inc. accepts no liability or responsibility.                                                                                           

Copyright © Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.  Expeditors' Newsflash articles may not be reproduced in any form without advanced written consent of an authorized officer of the copyright holder.     

Recommended for you