CTPAT Resource Library

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Certification

Begin Your CTPAT Journey: What to Expect as a New Applicant with Veroot

So, you've discovered the potential rewards and benefits of obtaining Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism “CTPAT” certification for your...

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Unlocking the Mystery of CTPAT Tiers and Requirements

Ever wonder what a CTPAT Tier rating is and how you get it? In this article, we explain the difference between the CTPAT Tiers and how your company...

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CTPAT Bond for Importers

Why Importers and Consolidators Need a Bond for CTPAT

Are you an importer, or consolidator? If so, the CBP requires that you maintain a customs bond to get CTPAT certified. These bonds come in different...

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CTPAT consultant

Using a Consultant for CTPAT Certification

Maybe you are pursuing a new Customs Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) Certification, or maybe it’s that time of year to renew it. Either way,...

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CTPAT 5 Steps

5 Key Steps to Build a Successful CTPAT Program

Define Your Supply Chain Stakeholders. Every company has different reasons for joining CTPAT. Not all are obvious, but everyone involved in the...

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CTPAT Rock Solid Maintenance Strategy

How to Build a Rock-Solid CTPAT Maintenance Strategy

So…you have decided you want to be a member of the CTPAT program. Perhaps a client is requesting it – or maybe you just want to prevent shipping...

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CTPAT Virtual Validation

CTPAT Virtual Validation: What to Expect and How to Prep

Today, we’re here to talk about a topic keeping plenty of CTPAT members awake at night…the CTPAT Virtual Validation! If you’ve recently submitted...

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CTPAT Vendor Management

Steps to Improve Strategic CTPAT Vendor Management

Before we get started, a quick review of CTPAT

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The future of CTPAT

The future of CTPAT and should I get certified?

One of the frequent questions we get asked as consultants and software providers for Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (“CTPAT”) is “How do...

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CTPAT Visitor Management

The Total Guide to CTPAT Visitor Management Protocol

As most members are aware, there are a lot of standard operating procedures CTPAT participants must both document and enforce to comply with CBP’s...

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Upper Management Responsibility – Making Sure Your CTPAT Program Happens

One of the key responsibilities of the Designated CTPAT Security Coordinator for your company is to make sure the CTPAT program submitted to the CBP...

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