CTA was contacted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (U.S. CBP) to discuss the impact of eliminating current exemptions for ACE e-Manifest for commercial vehicles.
CTA submitted its comments to Global Affairs Canada to help frame Ottawa’s discussions with the US involving the modernization of cross-border trucking in upcoming NAFTA trade negotiations.
Posted Monday May 08, 2017 in Border & Customs
OTA working to ensure bridge accommodates the needs of future commercial users and takes advantage of emerging technologies
While pundits debate whether President-elect Donald Trump will build a wall between America and its NAFTA neighbours, CTA is reminding politicians in both nations how escalating costs and redundant fees at the border can be just as stifling as any physical barrier.
CTA recently received confirmation from USCBP that the agency is currently working on changing legislation in the U.S. in order to make the in-transit pilot a permanent program moving forward.