Definitions for "Automated Manifest System"
is a module within the customs automation system that accepts electronic manifest information directly from carriers.
(USA) A module of the Automated Commercial System of U. S. Customs designed to control imported merchandise from the time a carrier's cargo manifest is electronically transmitted to U.S. Customs until the cargo is properly entered, released by customs and delivered.
the electronic transmission of a carrier/vessel's manifest between the carrier/steamship line and CBP.