CBP Trade facilitates legitimate trade, enforces law, and protects the American economy to ensure consumer safety and to create a level playing field for American businesses.
21st Century Customs Framework
To continue to effectively fulfill CBP’s mission, CBP is pursuing an initiative titled “The 21st Century Customs Framework” (21CCF). The 21CCF seeks to address and enhance numerous aspects of CBP’s trade mission to better position the agency to operate in the 21st century trade environment.
United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has launched a USMCA Center to coordinate CBP’s implementation of the USMCA Agreement, ensuring a smooth transition with consistent and comprehensive guidance to our internal and external stakeholders.
Data summarizing CBP's revenue collection efforts, implementation of the recent trade remedies taken pursuant to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 and Sections 201 and 301 of the Trade Act of 1974, and trade enforcement actions.
CBP Green Trade Strategy
Launched in June 2022, CBP’s Green Trade Strategy governs the agency’s efforts to combat climate change in the context of the trade mission and provides a framework to incentivize green trade, strengthen CBP’s environmental enforcement posture, accelerate green innovation, and improve climate resilience and resource efficiency.
For the Trade Community
The new monthly Trade News Snapshot is an overview of the latest updates on CBP’s trade facilitation and enforcement efforts around the globe. The Snapshot highlights CBP’s important trade programs, initiatives, and operations for our trade partners and the public. CBP works with partner government agencies and the trade community to facilitate legitimate trade that supports economic growth and shield the American public and businesses from unsafe products, intellectual property theft, and unfair trade practices.
The CBP Office of Trade has joined together with Santa’s Workshop for an exciting new series, CBP Trade Special Operation North Pole. Check out the investigation and learn more about how all goods, even those from Santa’s Workshop, need to adhere to U.S. trade laws.
Did You Receive an Email Offering a "Solution" to Avoid Antidumping Duties? This is a violation of U.S. Law.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is committed to protecting national economic security by enforcing U.S. trade laws through its Trade Enforcement efforts. The CBP Trade Enforcement Operational Approach demonstrates how CBP is using all of its authorities to combat trade fraud by DETECTING high-risk activity, DETERRING non-compliance, and DISRUPTING fraudulent behavior. CBP will use all methods at its disposal—including increased bonding, enhanced targeting and inspection of high-risk imports, and swift and thorough review of allegations to ensure a fair and competitive trade environment.
Top Import/Export Topics
- Search Customs Rulings (CROSS)
- Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT)
- Customs Broker Information
- Trade Remedies (Section 201, 232, 301)
- Customs Bonded Facilities (FIRMS Code)
- Automated Commercial Environment (ACE)
- Importer Security Filing (ISF)
- Cargo Systems Messaging Service (CSMS)
- Informed Compliance Publications
- Locate a Port of Entry
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