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ACE Import Manifest Documentation

These documents contain the technical requirements for submitting documentation to CBP's Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) via the Automated Broker Interface (ABI).

AMS User Requirements (CAMIR-AIR) - - Detailed technical requirements for submitting data to AMS.

Air

These documents contain the technical requirements necessary to electronically transmit air manifests in ACE (AIR-CAMIR).

Air CAMIR:

Ocean

These documents contain the technical requirements necessary to electronically transmit ocean manifests in ACE. This includes ocean CAMIR and Ocean X12 Implementation Guides (IGs).

Ocean CAMIR:

Ocean X12:

Ocean House Bill Release - Draft Chapters:

CAMIR Chapters (Drafts)

 

Draft Chapters

Published Date

Available in Certification

Est. Date Available in Production

    
CAMIR Manifest with Security Filing (MI/AI)
010/13/2021
Summer 2022
TBD
CAMIR Automated Manifest Download (DC)10/13/2021Summer 2022
TBD
CAMIR Departure Arrival (HI)10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD
CAMIR Supplemental/Subsequent Inbond (II)10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD

 

X12 IGs (Drafts)

Draft ChaptersPublished DateAvailable in CertificationEst. Date Available in Production
TS-309 Ocean Manifest with Security Filing10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD
TS-309 Automated Manifest Download10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD
TS-353 Events Advisory10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD
TS-357 Supplemental/Subsequent In-bond10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD

 

CATAIR Chapters (Drafts)

Draft ChaptersPublished DateAvailable in CertificationEst. Date Available in Production
CATAIR Broker Download (BD)10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD
CATAIR In-Bond (QP)10/13/2021Summer 2022TBD

 

Truck

The following EDI messages are being released as an initial advisory to the trade. It is anticipated that these messages will be used in future releases of ACE. The purpose is to aid companies in their advanced planning and budgetary considerations. Please note these messages may change or be modified over time.

EDI Developers Guide

This manual is being provided to the trade to help facilitate the understanding and implementation of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). It is divided into five chapters, each addressing a critical area of EDI development.