SC 20-034

SUBJECT:  Marine Division Reopened – Tropical Storm Cristóbal

The MS River Pilots and USCG Captain of the Port have lifted vessel movement restrictions on the Mississippi River. The CBP New Orleans Marine Division has reopened effective immediately.

As a reminder, while the Marine Division was closed, hours/days do not count when calculating timeframes for:

  • Vessel formal entrance after arrival [48 hours] (19 CFR  4.3a);
  • Filing complete manifests and export declarations [4 days] (19CFR 4.75b).

Any questions regarding this trade notice should be relayed to Chief Denise Emmer via email at