The U.S. Customs and Broder Protection (CBP) published a federal notice March 27, 2015 that extends the ACE (Automated Commercial Environment) cargo release pilot program to now include split shipments, in-bond movements, partial shipments and Type 03 entries (those subject to countervailing and anti-dumping duties). These changes take affect retroactively on March 1, 2015. Previously, […]
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Shutdown Averted with One Week Ext...
On Friday February 27, 2015, Congress avoided a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) by passing a one-week extension. The extension buys lawmakers additional time to reach a broader agreement on long-term funding for the agency. The extension was agreed upon after efforts to pass a three-week extension fell short in the House […]
CBP Announces ACE Software Developer Meeting in Washington D.C.
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is encouraging software developers to attend a free Software Developer Technical Meeting being held on March 3-4 2015 in Washington D.C. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss upcoming programming changes for the new functionality that is scheduled to be part of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). The two-day […]