CBP leveraging new ACE data tools to improve processes, risk management

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From our friends at the NCBFAA:

The ACE Business Office recently announced that the next focus of US Customs, as the remaining functionality of ACE is deployed, is how to best use the data tools that ACE provides.  The new technology will help CBP:

  • Facilitate processes
  • Promote more effective risk management
  • Keep moving towards goal of single window initiative

As for PGAs, the trade has noted that “more than 99 percent of goods inspected by some agencies are eventually let through, indicating that there’s room to improve targeting.”  However, there have already been notable improvements with FDA by having access to more import data via ACE:

  • Doubling of “may proceeds”
  • Decrease of document requests

Read the full article here.


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