Wood Packaging Materials

CBP Implements New Enforcement Policy for Wood Packaging Material Requirements

by Melissa Proctor • November 14, 2017

As of November 1, 2017, U.S. importers and carriers may find themselves subject to civil penalties imposed by Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) for violations of the wood packaging material requirements. Previously, CBP allowed up to five (5) violations before taking action. That is no longer the case, and civil penalties may be assessed for […]