TITLE

Transportation and Cargo Security

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2006, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks into the transportation and cargo security systems in the U.S. It has been noted that 80 to 90% of world trade is sea-born and maritime trade is the most exposed connection in the transportation sector. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency introduced a layered approach in securing the supply chain while trade is ongoing. The program employs several tools that identify high-risk shipments including the Automated Targeting System and Container Security Initiative.
ACCESSION #
22409182

 

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