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What are the CBP Downtime Procedures for Trucking Companies?
Customs & Border Protection (CBP), ACE eManifest, and the Automated Commercial Environment are very well-developed organizations and systems. But regardless of how well designed an organization or system is, there will come a time when you will experience some downtime. In the CBP system with so many dependencies, there can be a lot of impact [...]
What is an Express Consignment Carrier Facility (ECCF)?
An Express Consignment Carrier Facility (ECCF) refers to a shared or separate specialized facility that has been authorized by the port director to handle the inspection and clearance of express consignment shipments. It is, for the most part, a bonded warehouse with the authorization and capacity to process high volumes of parcels coming into the [...]
What you Need to Know about AMS Air Manifest (ACE Air eManifest)
Automated Manifest System (AMS) Air The CBP legacy system was known as AMS Air.  Later CBP upgraded and moved the AMS Air system platform to the ACE (Automated Commercial Environment) platform.  After this move, CBP refers to the AMS Air system as ACE Air or ACE Air eManifest. Automated Commercial Environment (ACE Air eManifest) ACE [...]
Sending ACE Truck eManifest to CBP via a Service Provider
ACE Truck eManifest is part of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) program. It mandates all highway carriers to electronically submit conveyance and cargo information to US Customs and Border Protection agency (CBP) prior to the arrival of the truck in any of the land border crossings into the US. The electronic truck eManifest program is [...]
How to Complete the CBP Letter of Intent (LOI)
ACE eManifest Rail and Sea ACE eManifest Rail and Sea programs are administered by US Customs & Border Protection (CBP) agency. It makes it possible for freight forwarders, ocean & rail carriers to submit their manifests electronically to CBP before the vessel arrives at a US port or a train arrives at a US border [...]
CBP FIRMS Codes, Schedule D & K Codes used in ACE eManifest
Customs & Border Protection (CBP) has developed systems which make it easy to monitor and account for all cargo that enters the country. CBP systems such as ACE eManifest also come with certain capabilities that make it possible to generate all statistical data regarding foreign trade. They include FIRMS codes, Schedule D codes, and Schedule [...]
What You Need to Know About ACE eManifest for Trucking Companies
ACE eManifest for Trucking Companies Automated Commercial Environment or ACE is a USA Customs & Border Protection (CBP) digital system developed to promote legitimate trade while boosting border security. ACE supplies a single access window for the entire trade industry to connect with CBP and Partner Government Agencies (PGA) through what is referred to as [...]