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FDA Food Facility Registration Due Before December 31, 2016
The Bioterrorism Act and Food Safety Modernization Act requires all domestic and foreign facilities that manufacture, process, pack, or hold food for human or animal consumption in the U.S. to register with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
CBP Enters New Phase of ISF Enforcement
On June 17, 2016 CBP announced changes for the enforcement of Importer Security Filing (ISF) requirements. Under the ISF rule, importers must submit cargo data at least 24 hours prior to carriers loading vessels destined to the U.S.
Conversion to ACE – Mandatory Use of ACE for FDA and Quota Entries
Effective June 15, 2016, ACE will be the only authorized system for filing electronic entry data for U.S. Food and Drug Administration for most entry types.
Coversion to ACE - Final Countdown to March 31st
After years of development, preparation, and delays, the first of the CBP-mandated date for use of ACE for entry filing is March 31, 2016. Schenker is ready.
Conversion to ACE – CBP Modifies Mandatory Filing Schedule
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) modified its mandatory filing schedule for entries and entry summaries in its Automated Commercial Environment(ACE).