SOLAS Container Weight Verification - Update
Last Updated: Feb 12 2016
On December 18, 2015, we posted an article regarding the new SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) container weight regulations, also referred to as the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) certification, due to be implemented July 1, 2016...
New Wood Packing Rules for Brazil
Last Updated: Feb 1 2016
If you export cargo to Brazil, effective today, February 1, 2016, Brazil has instituted new rules regarding wood packing, to include dunnage, blocking and bracing materials...
Some ACE (Automated Commercial Environment) Reports Being Retired
Last Updated: Jan 22 2016
CBP (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) has announced that on February 15, 2016, they will be retiring infrequently used ACE reports...
Asia to US Rate Development
Last Updated: Jan 18 2016
Carriers have announced a new General Rate Increase on the TPEB lanes, as a pre-caution we have filed the following General Rate Increase in our tariff today,...
Do You File Your Own EEI (Electronic Export Information) into AES (Automated Export System)?
Last Updated: Jan 15 2016
Transition to the Refactored AESDirect System in ACE. The Refactored AESDirect system in the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) was launched on November 30, 2015...
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