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Minimum Security Requirements (MSC)

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 Trade Summit Notes

2023 CTPAT Trade Summit Cliff Notes from Veroot

Veroot has compiled an exclusive report on the 2023 CTPAT Trade Summit – reading it will almost be like being there! So the Team Went to Boston…

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CTPAT Annual Assessment

How to Conduct a Winning CTPAT Annual Assessment

As a member of CTPAT, each year you are required to pass an Annual Renewal conducted by your assigned Supply Chain Security Specialist (SCSS)....

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CTPAT Air Freight

Adapting to a New Air Freight Industry with CTPAT

In the air freight industry, adhering to compliance regulations is critical for success. But as consumer behavior shifts, an unmapped business...

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CTPAT Physical Security Cameras

MSC Requirements Explained: Cameras for CTPAT Physical Security

As companies continue to navigate new minimum security criteria, CTPAT Physical Security requirements are a common area of confusion – specifically...

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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 Training

Customs Broker Q&A: How to Meet CTPAT Client Outreach Requirements

For Customs Brokers, one of the most unique aspects of CTPAT participation is the requirement by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to evangelize...

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CTPAT Training

CTPAT Training & Security Awareness 101

Since the new Minimum Security Criteria (MSC) launched in 2020, there has been a heightened level of scrutiny on annual CTPAT training. The new...

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CTPAT agricultural security

CTPAT Agricultural Security Requirements: Top 8 FAQ

Of all the major program changes we’ve seen in the last year, new CTPAT Agricultural Security requirements continue to throw supply chain...

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CTPAT Cargo Map

Meeting the Minimum Security Criteria (MSC) for the CTPAT Risk Assessment

Whether you’re new to CTPAT certification or are preparing for validation or recertification, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) minimum...

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Minimum Security Requirement for Importers

CTPAT Minimum Security Requirements for Importers: Corporate Security

In 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) updated its minimum security criteria (MSC) to address changes to the global supply chain and the...

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