USA Mexico Border

CBP POE Update on Southern Border

CBP POE Update on Southern Border About 11 weeks ago, President Trump threatened to close the border between the United States and Mexico, which would significantly impact international trade between the two countries.  In response and ever since the announcement, leadership from the U.S. Customs […]

ACE Data Analytics

The Benefits of ACE Reports

ACE Reports boost Supply Chain Optimization and Visibility U.S. Customs and Border Protection is continuing to retire old Automated Commercial Environment reports and launch new ones, providing a wealth of information that importers can use to boost compliance and duty savings efforts according to Sandler, […]

CBP’s Plans for ACE Funding

Message derived from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Cargo Systems Messaging Service CBP’s Plans for ACE Funding Suggest Hybrid Solution for Section 321, New IOR Database for Risk Assessment In February 2018, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) deployed the last of the seven major […]

Future Security for E-Commerce Small Shipments

CBP Creates Strategy for the Future of E-Commerce Shipments U.S. Customs and Border Protection just released its E-Commerce Strategy in response to the rapidly growing market of low value imports into the United States of America. The U.S. market has become a “small, just-in-time package,” society, […]

CBP Reaches Milestone in ACE

CBP Reaches Historic Milestone with Final Core Trade Processing Deployment in ACE Release Date: February 27, 2018 Information Derived from: U.S. Customs and Border Protection ACE expedites import/export processing and has automated 269 forms across CBP and more than 47 partner government agencies   WASHINGTON – […]

Triennial Status Reports Due Feb 28

2018 is a Triennial Status Report Year Everything you Need to Know Deadline: Feb 28th, 2018 at 11:59PM EST Triennial Status Report Form:  Download Now Instructions for Filing: Submissions will be collected online via accepts credit card, debit card, and digital wallet (i.e. […]

Don’t Buy Fake

 Help Us Combat Counterfeits Author:  Acting Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan Publication Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017 on The Commissioner’s Blog The holiday shopping season is about to begin and retailers everywhere will roll out bargains online and in stores. For CBP, this annual spike in […]

CBP Antidumping Scam Alert

Did You Receive an Email Offering a “Solution” to Avoid Antidumping Duties?  All information taken from CBP Official Website Sample text of scam email:   This is a violation of U.S. Law. Knowingly engaging in activities designed to evade the payment of antidumping or countervailing […]

In-Bond Regulatory Changes Pushed Back

U.S. Customs and Border Protection will extend the time frame for initial implementation of these regulatory changes for all participants for six months. CBP Officers will continue to accept paper CBP Form 7512 and input the data on the trade’s behalf until July 2, 2018. On […]

US Customs Holiday Schedule 2018

2018 For your information, below is a listing of Federal Holidays for Calendar Year 2018. US Customs and Border Protection will be closed on the following days:   Monday, January 1 New Year’s Day Monday, January 15 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. Scarbrough is […]