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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 2017, CBP...


  • 1,088,300 passengers and pedestrians
    • 340,444 incoming international air passengers and crew
    • 55,709 passengers and crew on arriving ship/boat
    • 691,549 incoming land travelers
  • 283,664 incoming privately owned vehicles
  • 78,137 truck, rail, and sea containers
  • $6.5 billion worth of imported products
  • 90,959 entries of merchandise at our air, land, and sea ports of entry
  • $120.5 million in duties, taxes and other fees, including more than $94.8 million in duties


  • 851 apprehensions between U.S. ports of entry
  • 21 arrests of wanted criminals at U.S. ports of entry
  • 592 refusals of inadmissible persons at U.S. ports of entry


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


  • 5,863 pounds of narcotics; disrupted 222 pounds of narcotics
  • $265,205 in undeclared or illicit currency
  • $3.3 million worth of products with Intellectual Property Rights violations


  • 1607 individuals with suspected national security concerns


  • 12 fraudulent documents


  • 23,079 CBP officers
  • 2,423 CBP Agriculture specialists
  • 19,437 Border Patrol agents
  • 610 Air Interdiction agents (pilots)
  • 337 Marine Interdiction agents
  • 256 Aviation Enforcement agents
  • 883 Trade personnel 


  • More than 1501 canine teams and 375 horse patrols


  • 212 enforcement hours at and beyond the border, and within the nation's interior


  • 72 float hours of enforcement missions in the United States


  • 50 countries with more than 868 CBP employees working internationally
  • 328 ports of entry within 20 field offices
  • 135 Border Patrol stations and 5 substations within 20 sectors, with 35 immigration checkpoints
  • 74 Air and Marine Operations locations, including branches and units, National Air Security Operations Centers, and the Air and Marine Operations Center

(Based on FY 2017 Data)

Last modified: 
February 13, 2018