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 […]

Audits, Background Checks, and Assessments

Internal/External Audit U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) states that a CTPAT member, regardless of its Tier level (1, 2 or 3) must conduct a routine internal security audit on all security measures used to secure its international supply chain. The audit will ensure that these measures are carried out consistently and effectively. Furthermore, an […]

5 Step Risk Assessment Process

“5SRAP:” Supply Chain Security Risk Assessment A supply chain security risk assessment (“SCSRA”) examines the security threat environment and operational vulnerabilities associated with a CTPAT member’s international supply chain. U.S. Customs Border and Protection (“CBP”) created the 5SRAP in order to help the CTPAT member in evaluating risk. Even though SCSRA is not a new […]

5 Step Risk Assessment Process

“5SRAP:” Supply Chain Security Risk Assessment A supply chain security risk assessment (“SCSRA”) examines the security threat environment and operational vulnerabilities associated with a CTPAT member’s international supply chain. U.S. Customs Border and Protection (“CBP”) created the 5SRAP in order to help the CTPAT member in evaluating risk. Even though SCSRA is not a new […]