PORT OF CHARLESTON NOTICE NO: FY2017-005
Type 23 Temporary Importation Bond Processing
TO: Brokers, Importers, and Other Interested Parties
With the implementation of Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Cargo Release functionality for all entry types and the subsequent policy decision to no longer require paper CBP Forms 3461 or 7501 at the time of entry, a paperless process is needed for Temporary Importation Bond (TIB) entries to replace the export examination decision and stamp required by CBP regulations. While a fully electronic transaction is being planned for this functionality, there is no known date of deployment or development. In the interim, the following steps should be taken by CBP and the trade for all Type 23, TIB entries presented:
If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Ms. Joanne Fogg, Assistant Trade Operations, at (843) 579-6508.