ACE filing (formally known as AMS filing) is Cargo Information Filing rules for Freight Forwarders. Applicable for all Import and Export Shipments to United States.
Exporters must declare ACE filing for US shipments within 48 hours prior to shipment departure.
ACE Filing can be delegated to freight forwarders and this is a common practice.
Failure to meet with ACE / AMS rules will result in boarding refusal, held at port of discharge or fines.
All-in-one setup: FMC License, NVOCC Bond, C3 Bond and all CPB requirements.
24/7 support. Connect directly with US Customs (CBP).
Customer success team: email@example.com
To start ACE Filing, you need to acquire FMC license and the equivalent bonds such as NVOCC Bond, C3 Bond, etc. We will help you to set up everything.
Once completed all requirements, you can register an ACE Filing account with CPB.
Approval time: 10 business days.
Once CPB approved your account, we will set up your filing system within 2 business days.
Declare your cargo details on ACE system 48 hours prior to departure.