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ACE Automated Broker Interface (ABI) and CBP and Trade Automated Interface Requirements (CATAIR)

These documents contain the technical requirements for transmitting automated data to the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) via the Automated Broker Interface (ABI).

These documents from the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Automated Broker Interface (ABI) CATAIR provides information for prospective ABI filers to initiate the process to file data electronically with ACE either as a new ACE ABI filer or as an ABI filer transitioning from the Automated Commercial System (ACS) to ACE.

Chapters: Drafts for Future Capabilities

Draft Chapters

Published Date

Available in Certification

Est. Date Available in Production

Harmonized Tariff Schedule

01/03/17

Available

TBD

Importer/Bond Query (KI/KR)

11/15/19

TBD

TBD

ACE Courtesy Notice

09/23/2020

TBD

TBD

Cargo Release

04/23/2021

July 15, 2019July 15, 2019July 15, 2019July 15, 2019January 30, 2022

April 30, 2022

ACH Debit Authorization/Entry Summary Presentation

11/19/2020

TBD

May 01, 2021

Entry Summary Create/Update v71

12/23/2020

December 22, 2020

April 24, 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

PGA Message Set Documents

PGA Message Set

This section contains the ACE ABI PGA Message Set CATAIR Chapter. It also includes the supplemental guidelines for the Partner Government Agencies. These documents are revised as needed.

Chapters and Appendices:

Supporting Documentation:

Implementation Guidelines:  Ready for Coding

Agency

File

Version

Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS)

AMS CATAIR Guidelines

May 2020

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

APHIS ACE PGA Message Set Implementation Guide (CORE)

5.2

 

Lacey Act Declaration ACE Guidance

3.3.1

 

Lacey Act Declaration ACE Samples

3.3

ATF

Supplemental Guidance for ACE

1.15

DDTC

Implementation Guide

1.5

DEA

Implementation Guide

2.6

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Supplemental CATAIR Guidelines

12

Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)

Implementation Guide

 

PGA Message Set Samples

 

Food and Drug Administration

Supplemental Guide

2.5.4

PGA Message Set Samples

 

National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA)

PGA Message Set Manual

-

National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)

PGA Message Set Guidelines

February 2020

Office of Marine Conservation (OMC)

Implementation Guide

2.1

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB)

Filing Instructions

7.5

Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS)

PGA Message Set

3.0

 Other PGA Information

  • Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) - For information related to CPSC's participation in the 1USG messaging please go to this link: https://cpsc.gov/imports