In the News


Schedule B and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) Updated in the Automated Export System (AES)

December 31, 2019

Effective immediately, the Schedule B, Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS), and HTS Codes That Are Not Valid for AES tables have been updated to accept the changes to the January 1, 2020 codes.

GVSU conference: Doing business in Mexico and Canada

September 16, 2019

Grand Valley State University's Van Andel Global Trade Center is holding a seminar, "Doing Business in Mexico and Canada," September 25 from 8 a.m.-noon at the L. William Seidman Center on the Pew Grand Rapids Campus.

Last Chance to Register for the Australia Trade Mission

August 20, 2019

Are you looking to grow your export sales? Join the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers' upcoming trade mission to Australia, taking place November 18-22, 2019. 

Webinar: Doing Business in Australia

July 8, 2019

Join us on July 10, 2019 for this free webinar! Learn from experts about Australian business market opportunities and key industry sectors.

ACE AES Scheduled Outage

June 21, 2019

ACE AES Scheduled Outage The outage is effective 8:00pm EST Saturday, June 22 - 4:00am EST Sunday, June 23.

Register today for the Trade Mission to Australia

June 11, 2019

Join the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers trade mission to Australia! The deadline to register is August 16, 2019.

Register Now for the Trade Mission to China & Thailand

June 4, 2019

Automation Alley invites small and medium-sized Michigan businesses to join its trade mission to Guangzhou and Shenzhen, China as well as Bangkok, Thailand. The deadline to register is June 28, 2019.

VAGTC receives presidential award for export service

May 23, 2019

The Van Andel Global Trade Center in the Seidman College of Business has received the President's "E" Award, the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.

United States Announces Deal with Canada and Mexico to Lift Retaliatory Tariffs

May 17, 2019

Today, the United States announced an agreement with Canada and Mexico to remove the Section 232 tariffs for steel and aluminum imports from those countries and for the removal of all retaliatory tariffs imposed on American goods by those countries.

Doing Business in China and Thailand

April 9, 2019

Join Automation Alley and a lineup of international business experts for a discussion on the opportunities and challenges of doing business in China and Thailand.

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