PGA-related items in the July 23 deployment
The following were deployed to Production related to Partner Government Agencies, on July 23, 2022, during the ACE PRODUCTION extended Maintenance window: US Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS), Marketing Order (MO) – Fixed the AMS logic affecting the filing of potatoes and tomatoes (see CSMS #52344962 and #52241454)Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Deployed code to not allow UNK in place of the DUNS for the Foreign Supplier Verification Program Importer (FSV) entity in PG19. (See CSMS #52290094)Related CSMS Messages: 52344962, 52241454, 52290094

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NCSD August 2022 Webinars
The Office of Trade’s National Commodity Specialist Division and the Office of Trade Relations is excited to present a series of approximately 40 commodity-specific, educational webinars to support Customs and Border Protection’s internal and external customers. The webinars began in February and will run through September 2022. Each webinar will be approximately an hour. The date and time will vary, so please be sure to check the time for each webinar.  The schedule for the August webinars is below. Please click on the webinar title to register. The link to join will be sent via email no later than 9 a.m. on the day of the webinar. We look forward to your participation!        The August schedule is listed on the CSMS.

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Reissuance: Interim Guidance—Immediate Delivery Procedures
This guidance is a reissuance of CSMS 45160485, “Update: Interim Guidance—Immediate Delivery Procedures”. Immediate Delivery (ID) privileges are provided to the importer or broker on behalf of an importer in accordance with 19 CFR 141.68(c).Visit the CSMS for more information.

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Reminder: Planned Port of Entry must be provided if PGA data is included in the entry filing
As a reminder, per the SE10, note 7, the Planned Port of Entry must be provided if PGA data is included in the entry filing.

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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) New Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) Product Codes
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has created new Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) product codes listed below. They are available immediately. Product Code/Description20A[][]32/Golden Berry (Berry)20B[][]32/Golden Berry, Dried or Paste20C[][]32/Golden Berry, Jams, Jellies, Preserves, Marmalade, Butters and Candied20D[][]32/Golden Berry, Juices or Concentrates20E[][]32/Golden Berry, Toppings and Syrups20F[][]32/Golden Berry (Berry Purees)24T[][]74/Basil (Leaf & Stem Vegetable)24U[][]74/Basil, Dried or Paste24V[][]74/Basil, with Sauce24W[][]74/Basil, Juice or Drink Please send any questions or concerns to the email address for the Product Code Builder Feedback:

For assistance with product code identification, the public may also refer to the FDA Product Code Builder.

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Information on the Deployment of ACE Collections – Release 6 Refunds
On August 27, 2022, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will deploy Collections Release 6 – Refunds to the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). This release will impact the Office of Finance and Office of Field Operations and will have some impact on the Trade community. For Trade users, this release will: Provide visibility into refund history within ACE Reports starting with Release 6 and onward. The Trade can access the report through their ACE Secure Data Portal Account. Automated Clearinghouse (ACH) refunds will no longer override the 4811 on file.  No changes to refund timelines. No updates to the CATAIR.

Support Resources
In preparation for the upcoming deployment of Collections Release 6 to ACE, CBP will be hosting a Pre-Deployment Support Call for the Trade on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. ET. Please join the meeting using this meeting link. Participants are encouraged to join at the start of the call when ACE Collections will provide a brief deployment status update. A question-and-answer segment will follow. Calls may end early if all questions have been addressed.

For more information on this process, please review the Trade information notice.

For any additional questions, please contact FILE

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Check Out This Week’s Customs Bulletin! 

This update includes: CBP Decisions: Conforming Amendments Related to Temporary Entry of Business Persons Under the Agreement Between the United States of America, the United Mexican States, and Canada (USMCA)

US Court of International Trade Slip Opinions: Shuzhen Zhong, Plaintiff, v. United States, Defendant Rimco, Inc., Plaintiff, v. United States of America, Defendant Guangdong Hongteo Technology Co., Ltd., Plaintiff, v. United States, Defendant United States, Plaintiff, v. Chu-Chiang “Kevin” Ho, and Atria Corporation, Defendants

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