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ACE Single Window Info Graphic

Document Posting Date: 
March 5, 2014

The Executive Order on Streamlining the Export/Import Process for America's Businesses, signed on February 19, 2014, directs U.S. federal agencies with a role in trade to complete development of an electronic "Single Window" by December 2016.  The Automated Commercial Envrionment (ACE) will become the Single Window - the primary system through which the trade community will report imports and exports. 


This infographic depicts the single window vision