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Statement by Press Secretary Jenny Burke on Commissioner Kerlikowske's Trip to Brazil

Release Date: 
December 8, 2014

Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske will travel to Recife, Brazil to participate in the World Customs Organization 72nd Session of the Policy Commission as the Head of Delegation for the United States. The Policy Commission was established to act as a steering group to the WCO Council.

Commissioner Kerlikowske will also participate in several bilateral meetings with his counterparts to advance strategic CBP trade initiatives. From capacity building to increased targeting cooperation and agreements, these discussions set the stage for CBP’s continued international engagement.

Last modified: 
February 3, 2021