Since the events of 9-11, the U.S. Government has stepped up border inspections of imported goods to guard against illegal smuggling of dangerous cargo by terrorists. These inspections delay processing of imports from 1 to 2 weeks, slowing the importer's supply chain and cash cycle. Importers that want to avoid these Customs delays and support efforts to secure the country's borders are becoming compliant with the security measures set forth by the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT).
Is C-TPAT membership right for you? This paper may help you decide.
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