There’s been an important change to the inspection process at the Port of New York and New Jersey.
All physical examinations of cargo will be performed at four (4) Centralized Examination Stations (CES).
* Please Note: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will continue to perform on-terminal examinations on freight arriving at Red Hook Container Terminal.
|CES Site||Anti-Terrorism Contraband Enforcement Team (ATCET)||Non-Intrusive Inspection (NII)||Agricultural Inspection||Trade Compliance Inspection|
|East Coast Warehouse||X||X||X||X|
|H&M Intl. Transport||X||X||-||X|
|SalSon Logistics, Inc.||-||-||X||-|
|Red Hook Container Terminal *||X||X||X||X|
Please Note: Click on the CES sites above to acquire each provider’s contact information, rate schedule, routing and delivery hours, and ocean carrier designations.
Important: Rates are subject to change. Be sure to check with each individual service provider.
Be Sure to Know which CES your carrier has designated in each state!
Here are the local contacts for the various government agencies overseeing your cargo.
Food & Drug Administration
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
Propagated Plants and Cold Treated Fruit
(908) 862-2012 (New Jersey)
(718) 553-3500 (New York)
Meat and Poultry
US Fish & Wildlife
(908) 787-1321 x300
Search by Line/Terminal/Region to find your shipping route.