US flag Official website of the Department of Homeland Security

Absolute Quota Information Notice

On May 31, 2018 ACE was updated with new Cargo Release Status Messages to support the integration of Absolute Quota.

What Changed:

  • New ACE Cargo Release status messages:
    • Admissible – Quota Pending
    • Admissible – Quota Rejected
    • Released – Quota Accepted
    • Admissible – Quota Reserved
  • Goods subject to absolute quota will be held in a Quota Pending status until the Quota batch job runs each evening. Once the batch job has completed Quota will be allocated and statuses will be updated. Details related to specific timing of the batch job and the Quota Pending Status will be published once available.

Resources:

If you need help contact:

  • Questions related to absolute quota filing requirements should be emailed to HQQUOTA@cbp.dhs.gov.

Last modified: 
June 4, 2018