CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Area Port of Champlain’s third Trade Day was held on May 19. This event was an opportunity for the trade community to meet with the CBP officials and partner government agencies responsible for facilitating imports while enforcing trade laws.
Trade Day activities were held in the first floor cargo warehouse in Champlain. Four separate but identical sessions were held to accommodate busy schedules.
Partner government agencies who participated in Trade Day with CBP included the Consumer Product Safety Commission; the Food and Drug Administration; U.S. Fish and Wildlife; and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. CBP was represented by cargo officers, agriculture specialists, import specialists, and entry specialists. Trade Day also afforded the chance for learning more about the process of importing commercial goods, the Automated Commercial Environment, and the Centers of Excellence and Expertise.