Customs Reporting System
ECDS is an online system for filing bills of lading and manifests with customs in Canada, the US, Australia, and Europe as well as receiving their responses electronically.
Multiple Customs Filing
ECDS is the perfect Customs Reporting System for customs brokers, freight forwarders (NVOCCs) and shipping lines who need to get access to the US ACE/AMS, CAN ACI, AU ICS and EU ICS with minimal startup time and cost. It is capable of advance filing for Bills of lading, ISF-5, A6, CACM, Stow Plan, Vessel Departure, Vessel Arrival and other pre-arrival required data.
Users can transmit Warehouse Arrival Certification Message (WACM) to Canadian Customs ACI via a user-friendly interface, view the real-time data and receive the latest updates on shipments. Additionally, Multiple WACM can be transmitted at once when configured.
A Web-based Manifest Software
- Once a load port agent enters a bill of lading in ECDS, the head office or discharge port agent can log into ECDS to view or print the required cargo documents;The same details can also be forwarded to operations and terminals for cargo discharge preparations;
- This eliminates long distance, fax, and courier costs and becomes the fastest and most economical way to send cargo data from one port to another;
No Installation Required
All transactions go through ECDS's Customs pre-approved service center so there is no need for concern about purchasing or developing your own software. The latest version of ECDS will be automatically updated in order to keep it up-to-date with industry changes.
Another highlight of ECDS is that it offers optional services such as printing REAL-TIME Non-Negotiable BLs, Arrival Notices, standard US/CAN/AU/EU Vessel Manifests, and Freighted Vessel Manifests, etc.
ECDS protects the privacy and confidentiality of your data with customization for each company profile. Each user is provided a unique user ID and password to log into the system. A backup system is built-in to ensure ECDS operates 24/7 365 days a year.