TITLE

The cost of inspections

AUTHOR(S)
Mongelluzzo, Bill
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/14/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 28, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Protection is under pressure to inspect more containers at seaports and border crossings in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Percentage of container loads entering the U.S. inspected by the agency per year; Machines used to scan loads; Cost of on-site inspection in the New York-New Jersey area.
ACCESSION #
10287239

 

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