TITLE

Pilot Tests Show Difficulty of Total Cargo Scanning Overseas

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/12/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Dan Stajcar, director of the Container Security Initiative (CSI) at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), is presented. When asked asbout some of the lessons raised by the 2007 Secure Freight Initiative (SFI), Stajcar points out that the truckers' union became very actively involved in SFI and that they had concerns over their drivers hauling containers through the X-ray machines. He claims that there is no existing technology for scanning transshipped cargo. He describes operations at Port Qasim in Pakistan as very efficient.
ACCESSION #
54420901

 

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