CBP Releases Trade Strategy 2020

Posted by Matt Schmitt on 10/19/18 5:00 PM

On October 11, 2018, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) released their Trade Strategy 2020, building on the tools and authorities in the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (TFTEA).

The Trade Strategy covers Commissioner McAleenan’s vision for CBP’s trade mission by providing a framework of priorities.

The trade strategy focuses on four major areas:

  • Secure trade lanes;
  • Next generation facilitation;
  • Intelligent enforcement;
  • Resource optimization.


CBP’s Trade Strategy 2020 may be found here:



Topics: Trade, CBP, CBP TFTEA

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