PHARR, Texas – Each week, Pharr International Bridge holds a “virtual” town hall meeting for the international trade community.

The series is called BridgeConnect LIVE. Before the coronavirus pandemic struck, the Pharr International Bridge Board would hold the events once a month. Now, because of social distancing, the events are held via Facebook and held once a week. The series is called “The Effects of COVID-19.”

Part 11 focused on U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s new ACE Manifest Truck Portal. Representatives from CBP were on hand to explain how trucking companies can complete a truck manifest using the web portal.

Part 11 was hosted by Pharr Bridge Director of Operations Fred Brouwen.

The session was conducted in Spanish.


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