Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism
What is CTPAT – Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism
From US Customs website –
“C‐TPAT seeks to safeguard the world’s vibrant trade industry from terrorists, maintaining the economic health of the U.S. and its neighbors. The partnership develops and adopts measures that add security but do not have a chilling effect on trade, a difficult balancing act”
Simply put, this program puts in place safeguards and process checks within an organizations shipping processes so that staff, vendors, partners and those in your supply chain add value to the fight on terrorism within the shipping industry. These safeguards drastically reduce the likelihood that terrorism will occur within the shipping industry and within those critical work processes we do every day.
ARTEMUS provides the assistance you need to get your company certified, no matter where you sit in the supply chain, ARTEMUS can help. We have successfully assisted two dozen companies receive certification and put in place these requirements and self-manage/assess going forward.
To help get you started, fill out this short questionnaire and one of our shipping expert staff will provide you with a quotation and a plan for how to get your company certified.