Tag Archives: AESDirect

Trade Term: SCAC & IATA



By: Kenny Mayo The Standard Carrier Alpha Code (SCAC) and International Air Transport Association (IATA) code are used to identify the carrier that transports the goods out of the United States. Before selecting a carrier code it is important to … Continue reading

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Exporting Vehicles to Canada



  By: Autumn Banks Are you exporting a used self-propelled vehicle to Canada? Did you know that you are now required to file export information on your vehicle to the Automated Export System (AES)? Do you need help understanding this … Continue reading

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What does the “AES Rehost” mean to you?



By: Omari Wooden Over the last few months, there have been numerous discussions about the changes to the Automated Export System (AES) and how it relates to the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). More importantly, how do any of these changes … Continue reading

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Shipping Goods from a Foreign Trade Zone to Puerto Rico



By: Katrina R. King Cars and car parts, pharmaceuticals, electronics, machine parts, clothing articles, wine and spirits are all examples of goods that are withdrawn from a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) and shipped to various places including Puerto Rico on … Continue reading

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Free AESDirect and AESPcLink Webinar



By: Omari Wooden Learn how to file to the Automated Export System using AESDirect and AESPcLink with our eighth webinar of the Go Global series,  Documentation and Shipping. Easily manage your export reporting by learning the do’s and don’ts of … Continue reading

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The Mystery Behind the Password



By: VeCoya Greene We asked – and you answered! You told us that you’re frustrated by the password requirements for AESDirect, based on your responses from our most recent customer service survey. Our goal is not to make your life … Continue reading

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Using the Downtime Policy



By: Rosanna Torres On Sunday March 24, 2013 we activated the AES Downtime Policy for AESDirect filers only.  What does that mean? The Downtime Policy is used instead of an ITN Number when there is an AES outage or when … Continue reading

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Simple Question, Big Impact – What is Your Port of Export?



By: Stephen Jackson The Port of Export is a four-digit code that identifies specific ports as listed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) where your shipment can leave the country. The Port of Export is a required field in the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!



By: Stephen Jackson On behalf of the Global Reach Blog Managers and the Foreign Trade Division (FTD) of the United States Census Bureau, we would like to say Happy New Year! We hope that you have enjoyed your holiday season … Continue reading

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