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Customs

A general term for an agency in a country responsible for controlling the flow of goods into the country. Customs agencies attempt to prevent dangerous, hazardous or illegal materials from entering the country, and also collect tariffs and other taxes. They may also enforce import quotas.
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Multifunctional concentrates containing antistats, blowing agents, mold releases, and uv stabilizers in combination with custom colors.
The idea of the bike is that all of the custom features are actually bolt-on parts that require very minor modifications and no major alterations to the frame or electronics, which often have to be modified for a custom bike.
Begin by highlighting the section that displays all four quarters and click on View#, Custom Views#, evoking this screen:
And now a team of researchers at Publications Management has identified the 50 highest-circulation custom publications in the United States, marking the first time in history that the growth of this medium has been quantified in this manner.
As the industry's leading hardware/software co-verification environment, we value Toshiba's selection of the Mentor Graphics Seamless technology for its SoCMosaic custom chip strategy," said Serge Leef, general manager of Mentor Graphics SoC Verification division.
8220;Our packaging has detail and dimension, so we've created ways to make the process easy and straight forward for our customers, regardless of their knowledge of custom packaging,” says Anson.
The following directory lists custom services suppliers.
Simon & Schuster Custom Publishing, based in Needham, MA, is a division of Simon & Schuster, the nation's leading publisher of educational materials.
In the early years of development, silicones were not well understood, and the equipment to mix custom compounds was not common among rubber fabricators.
Custom pigments dispersions for PVC film, plastisols and organosols, urethane foams, and polyester foams.
Specializes in custom color concentrates and dry color for thermoplastics.
TEI's nearly 5,700 TEI members are accountants, lawyers, and other corporate and business employees who are responsible for the tax affairs of more than 2,700 leading businesses in the United States and throughout the world, with a significant number of our members also having responsibility for customs matters.