C-TPAT: Evaluating your Business Partners

As certified C-TPAT companies, CASAS, Pacific and Hastings are committed to educating all our Business Partners on critical supply chain security issues and practices. This includes our responsibility to evaluate the businesses we work with. This quarterly C-TPAT bulletin covers the breadth of this responsibility. We recommend members of C-TPAT re-evaluate all their vendors, carriers, freight forwarders and third party.. Read More


Carriles FAST serán para las Empresas OEA

De parte de CPH, les compartimos información en relación con el tema de los carriles FAST entre EEUU y Mexico (ya que las reglas cambiaran al fin del año).         Comunicado mas reciente: Esta información se lo pedimos del grupo OEA del Servicio de Administración Tributaria (SAT) 8 de junio 2017: Le informamos que el uso de carriles.. Read More


C-TPAT: Container + Trailer Seals

As a certified C-TPAT company, we are committed to educating all our Business Partners on critical supply chain security issues and practices. We recommend all vendors, carriers, freight forwarders and third party logistics providers use high security seals on all containers bound for the United States in order to achieve optimum container security. All high security seals used for the.. Read More


AEO/OEA Certification for FAST Lane Use

AEO/OEA Certification Program + Fast Lanes Updated Deadline: 12/31/2017 The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Program is formalizing its data exchange process with Mexico’s Authorized Economic Operator program (AEO/OEA), formerly known as the New Scheme of Certified Companies (Nuevo Esquema de Empresas Certificadas or NEEC). This entails a two (2) step process that will enable OEA Mexico to grant benefits to C-TPAT companies who export.. Read More


CBP East Coast Trade Symposium – Arlington, VA

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) 2016 East Coast Trade Symposium Trade Symposium will be held December 1-2, 2016, a Thursday and Friday, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, VA. The CBP East Coast Trade Symposium brings together government officials, customs brokers, trade partners, importers/exporters, and more to discuss the major changes and trends within Customs and Border Protection as well.. Read More