U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) set up Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) to be a stationary target for importers to provide data to other U.S. agencies. But in reality, these agencies have been a moving target for importers, with even the steadiest hand finding it tough to meet the requirements.
This American Shipper white paper details how these burdens impact importers and how they can navigate this trying time through automation of global trade management processes. Key highlights include:
Examples of PGAs that have veered off-target
Which PGAs are best aligned with ACE
How importers can combat the variance between agencies and additional data requirement