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 […]

Preparing for China Validation

Custom and Border Protection (CBP) notifies CTPAT members, who have all or a majority of their foreign supply chain business partner (FSCBP) in China, when they have been selected to be part of the joint validation process with CBP and the Chinese Government. This is in contrast to a non-joint validation which takes place in […]

Overview

How Foreign Supply Chain Business Partners (Suppliers/Manufacturers, Foreign Consolidators/Stuffing Facilities, Trucking Companies) Meet CTPAT Requirements & Prepare for CTPAT Visit On April 16, 2002 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) launched the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism program (“CTPAT”). The validation phase has changed significantly since you were initially certified. As the CTPAT program benefits […]

Foreign Supply Chain Business Partners

Norman Jaspan Associates, Inc. (NJA) will explain to the foreign supply chain business partner (“FSCBP”) why they have to be CTPAT compliant and explain the process in order to work with a C-TPAT member. NJA will evaluate FSCBP’s controls and procedures and make recommendations which are easy to implement. These recommendations will not only meet […]