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ACE Reports Information Notice

Updates to Reports Capabilities - September 12, 2018

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) continues to create new data universes and reports, as well as enhance current reports to meet the needs of the trade community.  Please see below for recent and upcoming updates regarding ACE reports and data universe.  

ACE Reports Upgrade to Business Objects 4.2 Service Pack (SP) 5
CBP has completed the upgrade to Business Objects 4.2 Service Pack (SP) 5 on Monday, September 10, 2018.  ACE Reports users should be able resume creating and saving new ad-hoc reports, as well as modifying already-existing reports. 

This upgrade involves new features available to users, some of which are highlighted below.  Please note that not all of the 4.2 features listed on SAP’s website will be available to ACE Reports users.  CBP will be updating the ACE Reports User Guide to reflect these new features. 

New Options for Data Visualization
In design mode, there will be new options available for visualizing the data generated in reports.  These include geographic, tree, and heat maps.

New Export Format Options
Users will be able to export reports in PDF, XSLX, and ZIP (CSV archive option) formats. 

Functionality Available in HTML Mode
Version 4.2 contains functionality in HTML mode that was only available in applet mode in version 4.1.  This includes the functionality available under the Numbers, Analysis, Tools, and Data Access tabs in Design mode.

HTML Mode
ACE Reports users should ensure that they remain in HTML mode.  The user preferences still has applet mode available as an option, but it is no longer supported by SAP. 

Harmonized Tariff Schedule Universe Updates
CBP has updated the HTS universe to include the codes and descriptions of each PGA’s CATAIR flags.  The REF-001 report has been updated to include these new data objects.  A new report, titled REF-002 USDA/AMS HTS Fees, contains USDA/Agricultural Marketing Service fee amount data for certain HTS codes.

Number Name Description
RF-001 HTS Reference This report identifies the HTS codes under each PGA’s regulatory jurisdiction per of its ACE/ITDS Memorandum of Understanding, as well as the codes and descriptions of each agency’s CATAIR flags.
RF-002 USDA/AMS HTS Fees This report provides the fee amounts that CBP collects on behalf of USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on the imports of products identified by certain HTS codes.

Updates to Entry Summary Reports
As part of the effort to improve the performance and utility of the Entry Summary reports in advance of the retirement of the Account Management (AM) and Entry Summary Management (ESM) reports, the following updates have been made. 

  • Manufacturer address data have been added to the Entry Summary Universe
  • Bill Amount and Refund Amount have been added to the Entry Summary universe
  • Filer Code has been added as a prompt to all Entry Summary reports
  • Importation Date and Refund Data have been added as prompts to the ES-701 report
  • Reconciliation Status has been added to the ES-001 report

Transitioning to Entry Summary Universe and Reports
CBP is in the planning stage of retiring the Account Management (AM) and Entry Summary Management (ESM) universes to fully transition to the Entry Summary (ES) universe.  Below is the table listing the legacy AM and ESM reports and their ES replacements.  Please begin using the entry summary equivalent of an AM and/or ESM report that you use regularly or have customized and saved.  

CBP is updating the ES-010 Automatic Liquidation Alert report to include a new data object named “Current Liquidation Cycle Indicator (Y/N)” which will indicate whether, at the time the report is generated, a given entry is set to liquidate on the upcoming Friday.  If this indicator is set to “N” the resulting report will show those entries that are set to liquidate in the future, at the time the report is generated.  This data object will also be available in the Entry Summary universe for use in other Entry Summary reports.  With this update, the report has been renamed to “ES-010 Upcoming Liquidations.”  

Legacy Report Replacement ACE Report
AM-001 Entry Summary Lines by HTS Number Report ES-003 Entry Summary Line Tariff Details
AM-003 Entry Summary Lines by Filer Code Report ES-003 Entry Summary Line Tariff Details
AM-007 Entry Summary Lines by Mfr Code Report ES-003 Entry Summary Line Tariff Details
AM-008 Entry Summary Line Detail Report ES-003 Entry Summary Line Tariff Details
AM-009 Summary of Mfr Code by Value Report ES-006 Entry Summary Dimensions by Value
AM-010 Summary of HTS Nbrs by Value Report ES-006 Entry Summary Dimensions by Value
AM-015 Summary of IR Nbrs by Value Report ES-006 Entry Summary Dimensions by Value
AM-019 Summary of Filer Codes by Value Report ES-006 Entry Summary Dimensions by Value
AM-064 Entry Summary Line by Entry Nbr Report ES-002 Entry Summary Line Details
AM-068 Entry Summary Report ES-001 Entry Summary Header Details
AM-100 Courtesy Notice of Liquidation ES-701 Courtesy Notice of Liquidation
ESM-7001 Entry Summary Census Warning Report ES-012 Entry Summary Census Warning and Override
ESM-7008 Entry Summary Line Detail Report ES-003 Entry Summary Line Tariff Details
ESM-7024 ACE Reject Report ES-004 Rejected and Canceled Entry Summaries
ESM-7025 CBP Form 28, 29, 4647 Status Report ES-013 Form 28, 29, 4647 Status Report
ESM-7068 Entry Summary Report ES-001 Entry Summary Header Details

 

ADCVD Universe Updates
CBP has deployed two new ADCVD universes, named ADCVD and ADCVD Reference, to replace the former ADCVD universe.  Please note that the report previously numbered ES-105 is now numbered REF-202.

ADCVD

Number Name Description
ES-109 ADCVD Entry Summary Liquidation This report provides information on unliquidated AD/CVD entry summaries and/or AD/CVD entry summaries liquidated over a particular time period. It is meant to serve as a replacement for the ACE ESM-8027 report.

ADCVD Reference

Number Name Description
REF-202 ADCVD Active Case List This report provides high-level information for active AD/CVD cases. It is meant to serve as a replacement for the Active Antidumping Cases and Active Countervailing Cases data files previously posted to CBP.gov.

More information about ACE Reports can be found by visiting the ACE Training and Reference Guides page of CBP.gov/ACE.  For more questions on ACE Reports, please send an e-mail to ace.reports@cbp.dhs.gov .

Last modified: 
September 17, 2018