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One of OCEANAIR’s most distinguished services we offer is our compliance program, offering support for CTPAT Certification, along with Export and Import compliance. Alongside this, we understand the great importance of staying up to date with the latest news when it comes to relying on compliance.

Have You Renewed Your Medical Device Registration?  If Not, Act Now to Avoid Disruption!

Have You Renewed Your Medical Device Registration? If Not, Act Now to Avoid Disruption!

The Food and Drug Administration is now accepting registration renewals for medical device facilities. According to the FDA, ALL establishments that are involved in the ... Read More
New CBP Entry Requirement for Goods Produced in China

New CBP Entry Requirement for Goods Produced in China

As you know, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced back in October that it would require additional information for all entries containing China-origin goods, ... Read More
Importing Food, Pet Food, or Dietary Supplements?  What You Need to Know About New FDA Guidance for Complying with FSVP Requirements

Importing Food, Pet Food, or Dietary Supplements? What You Need to Know About New FDA Guidance for Complying with FSVP Requirements

The FDA has released new guidance for how food importers can comply with the requirements of the FSVP. The guidance is applicable for all importers ... Read More
FDA Food Facility Registration Renewals Begin October 1; Act Now to Avoid Supply Chain Disruption

FDA Food Facility Registration Renewals Begin October 1; Act Now to Avoid Supply Chain Disruption

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will begin accepting food facility registration renewals from October 1 through December 31, 2022. Failure to renew food ... Read More
The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) goes into effect on June 21, 2022

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) goes into effect on June 21, 2022

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) goes into effect on June 21, 2022 We are just 11 days away. Are you prepared and ready? ... Read More
Only You Can Prevent Forced Labor In Your Supply Chain

Only You Can Prevent Forced Labor In Your Supply Chain

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) goes into effect on June 21, 2002. The UFLPA was signed into law by President Biden on December ... Read More
U.S. Government Issues Warning to Businesses to Abandon Supply Chains Connected to China's Xinjiang Region

U.S. Government Issues Warning to Businesses to Abandon Supply Chains Connected to China’s Xinjiang Region

U.S. Government Issues Warning to Businesses to Abandon Supply Chains Connected to China's Xinjiang Region As concerns over crimes against humanity in the Xinjiang region ... Read More
CBP Issues First Penalty for Imports Made with Forced Labor

CBP Issues First Penalty for Imports Made with Forced Labor

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has penalized a U.S. importer for importing goods made with forced labor.  The $575,000 penalty against stevia sweetener importer, ... Read More
Goods from Hong Kong to Require Made in China Labels

Goods from Hong Kong to Require Made in China Labels

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced that products produced in Hong Kong will have to be marked as made in China.  CBP will ... Read More