As announced in CSMS #16-000227, US Customs will vest authority for post-release trade processes in the Center Directors for six more of the nation’s 10 Centers of Excellence & Expertise (CEEs), effective March 23, 2016.
This grant of power, pursuant to a 2014 CBP Delegation Order, will provide the directors of the following CEEs with trade authority for post-release trade processes of entry summaries, in certain ports of entry, for the respective industry tariff lines:
- Agriculture & Prepared Products
- Automotive & Aerospace
- Base Metals
- Consumer Products & Mass Merchandising
- Industrial & Manufacturing Materials