Air Waybill

What is an Air Waybill? Air waybill, or AWB, is an important transport document issued either by a carrier or through its agent. It acts as a receipt of goods or a carriage contract between the shipper and carrier. More about Air Waybill Air waybill is a non-negotiable document (unable to be transferred and without […]

Automated Export System (AES)

What is AES? The Automated Export System (AES) is an electronic system used by exporters who ship goods, which are valued more than $2,500 from the U.S. to declare international exports. More about AES AES is connected to the U.S. Customs Border and Protection and the Census Bureau, which monitor the exported goods and avoid […]

Automated Manifest System (AMS)

What is the AMS? The Automated Manifest System, or AMS, is the system that is used by the U.S. customs to efficiently manage shipments coming from foreign countries to the U.S. More about AMS The U.S. Customs Border and Protection allows different types of agencies, such as freight forwarders, freight agencies and carriers to file […]