On September 28, 2017, a Federal Register notice was published detailing the changes to the in-bond process. The final rule incorporates proposed changes that were originally published in February of 2012 and will take effect November 27, 2017.

This is a final rule that importers and exporters will want to review and update logistics as needed. Please contact us if you have questions or want to see what this means for your Foreign-Trade Zone.