Monthly Archives: August 2016

Harmonized Destination Control Statement

Heather Noggle   August 26, 2016   Comments Off on Harmonized Destination Control Statement

CTP reports: With the efforts underway for Export Control Reform, BIS has recently published final rules regarding the harmonization of the Destination Control Statement across ITAR and EAR shipments (and those containing products of both designations). The purpose of the DCS is to notify consignees and end users that the… Read more »

Decrementing Export Licenses in the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE)

Blaine Smith   August 10, 2016   Comments Off on Decrementing Export Licenses in the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE)

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), working with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, deployed a new AES function to assist filers reporting BIS-licensed exports. On July 28, 2016, AES began decrementing the BIS license value and now returns one or more Informational Messages to the filer. These messages will… Read more »