eManifest Reporting of Canadian House Bill Data Mandatory January 4, 2021

Further to the recent Customs Notice 20-28, Canada’s Customs and Border Services Agency (CBSA) has mandated all filers, including NVOCCs and freight forwarders, to transmit house bill (eHBL) data electronically by January 4, 2021. Since November 1, 2020, CBSA has promoted this updated capability allowing for a transition to a fully electronic manifest processing environment. Beginning…

CBSA Update: Release Delays Due to Systems Issue

The Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA) has advised that there is a system issue that they are attempting to identify and resolve. This issue is causing disruption across all modes of transportation and directly impacting the timelines of shipments entering Canada. Additionally, eManifest Portal clients may be experiencing difficulties which are linked to this same…

U.S. Section 321 Truck Imports Require ACE eManifest Transmission Next Year

Importers and truck carriers utilizing Section 321 release privileges into the United States should note a significant new requirement beginning next year. On or after January 1st, 2019, Section 321 imports entering the U.S. will be required to be included and detailed in the truck carrier’s Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) eManifest transmission sent prior to…