NVOCCs Attend Canada ACI eManifest Seminars in Hong Kong and China

CargoSmart and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) jointly held a series of seminars about Canada’s Advanced Commercial Information (ACI) eManifest filing rules in May and July. More than 50 industry professionals, including non-vessel operating common carriers (NVOCCs), attended the seminars in Hong Kong, Xiamen, Ningbo, and Shanghai.

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CargoSmart Seminars Prepare Customers for Upcoming Compliance Changes in Canada

Do you manage cargo destined for Canada by ocean, highway, rail, or air? Whether you move one shipment or thousands, you may be subject to Canada’s upcoming filing requirement changes. 

In July 2014, Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) eManifest for Forwarders will require advanced filings of house bills of lading for consolidated cargo from freight forwarders. Supplementary cargo reports will no longer be required in most cases. At that time CBSA is also expected to begin accepting Importer Advance Trade Data from importers and their filing agents. Read More…