Montreal, QC (PRWEB) September 12, 2007
Oceanwide Inc., a leading provider of Web-based compliance and logistics software, today announced that Pacific American Services, LLC (PACAM), http://www.pac-am.com, has selected Oceanwide's EDITRADE CustomsLink technology to support its customs compliance needs as the exclusive operator of Foreign Trade Zone #56 for the City and Port of Oakland.
The use of the Oceanwide EDITRADE software suite will enable PACAM to submit e214 electronically to US Customs via the Automated Broker Interface (ABI) thus substantially reducing the time and cost of the pervious paper-based process. With increased automation, the process for getting goods in and out is substantially facilitated while providing US Customs and other government agencies with the necessary information to ensure that PACAM complies effectively with their duties.
"We are pleased PACAM has selected the Oceanwide technology for their compliance needs," said Jonathan Wasserman, COO of Oceanwide. "We anticipate a long-term and successful relationship between our two companies."
"PACAM is pleased to be the first FTZ operator in the Bay Area to implement e214 manifesting with the Port of Oakland." said Scott Hothem, President of PACAM. "Oceanwide's Automated Broker Interface (ABI) technology strengthens our established FTZ operations and is a major step forward in the automation of our customs compliance management and document filing with U.S. Customs." said Hothem.
About Pacific American Services, LLC
Since 1987, Pacific American Services, (PACAM), http://www.pac-am.com, has provided award winning, third-party logistics (3PL) and public warehousing services throughout Northern California, with specialized expertise processing High Valued Domestic and Imported Goods, Wines & Spirits, Food & Beverages, Organic Food Products, Confectionary & Bulk Ingredients, Paper Products, High Tech, Retail, Apparel & Consumer Packaged Goods.
About Oceanwide Inc.,:
Oceanwide Inc. is a leading provider of vertically oriented business management solutions to the transportation and logistics community. Oceanwide provides on-line cargo insurance, customized messaging solutions, warehouse management, customs connectivity and freight forwarding software delivered online. Oceanwide continues to receive recognition by Profit Magazine through its Profit 100 ranking as one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. For additional information please visit http://www.oceanwide.com
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