June 2013

US Customs Begins Cross-Border Truck Cargo Pre-Inspection Pilot

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has begun the first phase of a truck cargo pre-inspection pilot at the Pacific Highway crossing in Blaine, Wash., adjacent to Surrey, British Columbia.

US Customs’ Beetle Discovery in Texas Is a Port First

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists at the Brownsville, Texas, port of entry have intercepted a shipment of solid wood packaging materials from Russia that was contaminated with beetles.