TITLE

Customs opens a Pandora's box

AUTHOR(S)
Edmonson, R.G.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/20/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the debate about the proposal of the U.S. Customs Service to add companies that file cargo data through the Automated Manifest System to a short list of parties that the Customs authorizes to maintain shippers' confidentiality. Arguments against the proposal; Information on the U.S. Customs' 24-hour rule; Other uses of manifest data.
ACCESSION #
8978860

 

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