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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.


Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

On a Typical Day in Fiscal Year 2016, CBP...


  • 1,069,266 passengers and pedestrians
    • 326,723 incoming international air passengers and crew
    • 53,786 passengers and crew on arriving ship/boat
    • 688,757 incoming land travelers
  • 282,350 incoming privately owned vehicles
  • 74,417 truck, rail, and sea containers
  • $6.3 billion worth of imported products


  • 1140  apprehensions between U.S. ports of entry
  • 22 arrests of wanted criminals at U.S. ports of entry
  • 752 refusals of inadmissible persons at U.S. ports of entry


  • 404 pests at U.S. ports of entry and 4,638 materials for quarantine: plant, meat, animal byproduct, and soil


  • 7,910 pounds of drugs
  • $289,609 in undeclared or illicit currency
  • $3.8 million worth of products with Intellectual Property Rights violations


  • 877 individuals with suspected national security concerns


  • 20 fraudulent documents


  • 22,910 CBP officers
  • 2,416 CBP Agriculture specialists
  • 19,828 Border Patrol agents
  • 639 Air Interdiction agents (pilots)
  • 334 Marine Interdiction agents
  • 232 Aviation Enforcement officers


  • More than 1462 canine teams and 400 horse patrols


  • 217 hours enforcement missions over the United States


  • 76 float hours-enforcement missions in the United States


  • 51 countries with more than 911 CBP employees working internationally
  • 328 ports of entry
  • 135 Border Patrol stations and 6 substations within 20 sectors, with 35 permanent checkpoints
  • 14 Air and Marine branches, 5 National Security Operations, and 1 Air and Marine Operations Center

(Based on FY 2016 Data)

Last modified: 
February 13, 2017