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Customs 24-Hour Manifest Rule

2003-01-27

Please review Crowleys published cut-off times for vessel loading, automated manifest transmission and document cut off by clicking here or visiting http://www.crowley.com/images/24_Hour_Manifest_Schedule.pdf.

U.S. Customs Regulations require carriers to submit accurate manifest information for any U.S. bound cargo a full 24-hours before the cargo is loaded onto the vessel in an international port. Failure to abide by the established cut-off times may result in the assessment of civil monetary penalties or claims for liquidated damages imposed by US Customs. For further information on this regulation click here or visit http://www.customs.ustreas.gov/24hour/24hourf.htm