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US Customs Clearance Process: Automated Manifest System

Global Customs Trends – Automated Manifest System (AMS) 1. The Latest Trend in US Customs Clearance after September 11 Attacks In response to the disasters caused by the synchronized terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the United States has introduced a variety of enhanced security measures. They are being implemented in two major directions: administrative… Read More »

What Every Freight Forwarder should Know about Global Customs Trends

Global Customs Trends – Advance Manifest Filing 1. Background On June 2005, following the 911 terrorist attack in the US, World Customs Organization (WCO) presented a standard for cooperation between customs and private sector including AEO by upgrading the previous programs and practices into WCO SAFE Framework to Secure and Facilitate Global Trade (hereinafter “SAFE Framework”), with… Read More »