Glossary

5SRAP-5Step Risk Assessment ATS-Automated Target System ASPR-Annual Security Profile Review CBP-Customs & Border Protection CTPAT – Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism FCL-Full Container FPFO-Fines, Penalties and Forfeiture Officer FSCBP-Foreign Supply Chain Business Partner IOR-Importer of Record Number ISA-Importer Self-Assessment Program LCL-Less than full container MID-Manufacturer Identification Code MR-Mutual Recognition NJA-Norman Jaspan Associates, Inc. POC-Point of […]

CTPAT Benefits

Why Companies Join CTPAT Reduced CBP Inspections Expedite processing and reduce the number of U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) inspections and audits of cargo entering the U.S. from overseas. This reduces the risk of cancelled orders by customers. Below are the CBP-issued¬†statistics for 2008. Fewer Inspections¬†(2008 CBP Statistics) Ocean Containers Inspected: 1 out of […]