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Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Mayorkas addresses 2014 Trade Symposium.
Cargo arrives at a seaport by truck to be loaded onto outbound ships.
The Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach is the largest and busiest port in the U.S., handling about 45 percent of all containers incoming into Customs and Border Protection.
A CBP officer prioritizes arriving cargo.
A CBP officer watches a monitor as he operates a mobile truck x-ray over a seaport container.
Port of Long Beach CA.
A CBP officer inspects a battery included in a child's toy vehicle.
Seaport containers are removed from a ship for further inspection.
Import Specialist at the Port of Long Beach inspects a childs' toy to see that it meets the requirements for lawful entry into the United States.
A CBP Officer displays a large bag of seized counterfeit Viagra phamaceuticals.