The source for healthcare trade compliance news
A service of Warren Communications News

About Life Sciences Trade Alert

Life Sciences Trade Alert is written for trade compliance professionals at pharmaceutical, medical device and biotech manufacturers and distributors. Our experienced trade reporting team, which includes a Licensed Customs Broker, communicates with inside sources, reporting on life science trade compliance news as it happens to keep you informed. The team also digs deeply into myriad federal agency websites to provide readers with real-time alerts on important rulemaking and regulatory developments.

Compliance officers, customs brokers, supply chain managers and senior executives will benefit from coverage that allows our readers to stay ahead of complex customs regulations, trade negotiations, court cases and pending legislation in the following areas:

  • CBP entry and export requirements for the healthcare industry, including:
    • Tariff classification
    • Country of origin
    • ACE filing requirements
    • Ports of entry and the Centers of Excellence and Expertise
    • Trade programs like reconciliation and CTPAT
  • FDA regulatory and enforcement activities and considerations, including:
    • FDA filing systems
    • Import alerts and enforcement
    • Product tracing requirements
    • Labeling
    • Facility registration
  • Actions by other Partner Government Agencies, including:
    • EPA regulation of chemicals
    • DEA restrictions on controlled substances
    • FSIS rules on the importation and exportation of animal products
    • APHIS Lacey Act enforcement

Life Sciences Trade Alert is a sister publication to International Trade Today, which was originally founded in 1985 as an informed compliance resource for Customs Brokers. Since then, it's become the essential daily news source for trade professionals looking to stay up-to-date on the complex, often disjointed and unfiltered trade regulatory environment.


About Warren Communications News

Warren Communications News, Inc. (WCN) is the leading publisher of hard news, analysis and research covering the telecommunications, electronics, broadcasting, satellite and international trade industries. Founded in 1945 in Washington, D.C. and still headquartered in the nation’s capital, Warren Communications News was originally established to cover the emerging medium of “television.” Since those early days, Warren has constantly expanded into new business-to-business news categories and become the industry standard for decision makers and business leaders.

WCN newsletters include Communications DailyConsumer Electronics DailyInternational Trade Today and Washington Internet Daily among others. Warren also publishes reference works, such as the industry-leading 5,500-page Television & Cable Factbook and other specialized directories, reports and market studies. All of its products and services are available in a variety of electronic formats.

To learn more about Warren Communications News, visit or call us at 800-771-9202.

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