Free and Secure Trade on Southwest Border

On December 4th, Secretary Tom Ridge announced the inauguration of a key U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program to counter terrorism and to facilitate trade between the U.S./Mexico border. The program, Free and Secure Trade (FAST), provides expedited CBP processing for companies that adopt CBP-approved security measures. The press release and fact sheet can be viewed at http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic/interapp/press_release/press_release_0309.xml

Article formerly posted at https://www.hsdl.org/blog/newpost/view/s_169