Japan Advance Filing Rules on Maritime Cargo Information


JAPAN ADVANCE FILING RULES ON MARITIME CARGO INFORMATION (JAFR) is a mandatory procedure which requires vessel operators, NVOCCs and Shipping Agents to comply with the electronic exchange of maritime container cargo information to Japan Customs not later than 24 hours before departure. Intercommerce Network Services, being the only VASP in the Philippines accredited by Japans NACCS (Nippon Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System, Inc.) developed electronic data processing system which will forward the manifest and bills of lading information to NACCS.