Imagine Customs City as Part of your
Customs Compliance Team

Organizations transmitting large transaction volumes to CBP or CBSA via a Service Center or VAN (Value-Added Network) may reach a point where it makes financial sense to have ownership of the process including staff who will build and support the system. Bringing this function in-house is not a small project as you will need to have internal resources with the following skillsets:

Network engineers

Business Systems Analysts

Computer software engineers (front-end & back-end)

Customs Compliance Consultants

Project Manager

Customs City can be a part of your project where you can leverage our more than 30 years of collective experience in connecting with CBP & CBSA and building multiple products including:
ACE/ ACI Truck eManifest
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ACE Ocean eManifest
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RNS-Release Notification System
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ACE Air/ACAS eManifest
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ACI eManifest Notices
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Section 321 Data Pilot
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CBSA eHBL (House Bills)
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ISF “10+2” Importer Security Filing
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US In-bond Manager
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Cargo Release (Section 321-Type 86)
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IBM MQ Client vs. MQ Server

Connecting to CBP will require the installation of either MQ Client or MQ Server. The differences between the two options are as follows:
Customs Compliance Consulting

Customs City can be a part of your project where you can leverage our more than 30 years of collective experience in connecting with CBP & CBSA and building multiple products including:

Network configuration

between MQ Server and the Cisco VPN device

Configure

Cisco Router Virtual Appliance and MQ Production Queue Manager

Set up

an always-on VPN tunnel between the MQ Server and the CBP Data Center by working with the CBP Middleware Team

Ensure

connectivity with the Cisco VPN Device and configure the Windows Server that will be running the MQ Server application

Configure

the Certification Queue Manager and corresponding application certification queues

Test

MQ Certification Queues

CBP & CBSA Automated System Consulting

It doesn’t matter the mode of transport, Customs City has the experience to accelerate your project. Projects would normally include the following services:
  • Guidance on EDI generation
  • Guidance on test cases
  • Guidance on data elements (mandatory, conditional & optional)
  • Guidance on system flow
  • Guidance on prototyping
Customs Compliance Consulting

Why Customs City?

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Deep Domain Expertise

Over 30 years of experience connecting to CBP & CBSA. We can make the sometimes complex project seem simple due to our multiple years of building & supporting CBP & CBSA applications

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Value

Customs City offers a tremendous amount of value by reducing your project headcount and delivering projects months ahead of schedule

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Technical Expertise

Tap on our team of network engineers, EDI Specialists, Project Management Professionals & Customs Compliance Specialists

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Reporting

Customs City provides reports, visual flow charts, and other documentation to make the process easy

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Customer Support

our team of experts will be happy to address your questions and assist you throughout the process

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Streamlined Testing Process

assistance and consulting will be available during the testing process

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