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CBP Enters Next Phase of Importer
Security Filing

Washington - U. S. Customs and Border Protection is making preparations to enter into the liquidated damages phase of the Importer Security Filing (ISF) enforcement process, which takes effect next month. "The Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier Requirements are part of CBP's layered enforcement strategy," said Acting Commissioner Thomas S. (more)

ISF ALERT - Please review CSMS #13-00298 titled "Initiation Date for Liquidated Damages for ISF Non-Compliance."

CBP started enforcing the ISF policy on
July 9, 2013.

For information on ISF, please go to CBP's website or use this link to get to the ISF page.


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Customized Industry News for our Clients

Change is constant in the freight forwarding and US customs brokerage.  These changes effect transits times, shipping costs, and regulations related to global security and customs formalities.  Some changes don’t impact our clients, and parts affect some and not others.

We will provide customized “bulletins” to our clients when an Industry change will impact them, specifically.

Current industry topics that may interest you include:

To Order Bills of Lading from Chinese Vendors
Transportation Security Administration Initiatives
European Union Import Security Program effective January 1, 2011
Cargo Capacity from the Pacific during the Lunar New Year
Marine Cargo Insurance
New IncoTerms 2010 effective January 1, 2011

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  MPF Increase  
  GSP Renewal  
  GSP 12/31/2010
Expiration FAQs
  New Incoterms
take effect
January 1, 2011
  European Union Cargo Security Program (ENS) Takes Effect
January 1, 2011
ISF 10+2  

.ppt - PowerPoint
.pdf - Adobe Acrobat
  ISF Frequently Asked Questions  
  Importer Security Filing (IFS) 10 + 2 Program  
  NEW - ISF: CBP's Latest Update on Enforcement Policy  
  Updated ISF Enforcement Strategy  
  Importer Security Filing Form  
  Labeling Requirement for Advertising Toys and Games  
  Lead Testing Stay Extended to December 31, 2011  

Regulation of wood packaging material in international trade

  C-TPAT Information
  NEW Compliance With ISO's 17712 Standards for High Security Seals
  Online Application For C-TPAT
  C-TPAT Best Practices Catalog
  Supply Chain Security In a New Business Environment
  Seminar 2009 Container & Seal Inspection Workshop Handout
  Container Seal Security Procedures
Forms - pdf format
  Power Of Attorney - Meadows Wye / Cardinal Air