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CSMS #18-000534
   
  Title: Local Closure for Port 1501 (Wilmington) on Thursday, 9/13 and Friday, 9/14, 2018
  Date: 9/13/2018 12:03:19 PM
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Local Closure for Port 1501 (Wilmington) on Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14, 
2018

ACE Outreach Events
The Port of Wilmington, NC Port Office will be closed on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 1600 due to the forecast of Hurricane Florence impacting the Wilmington coastline as well as coastal areas in North Carolina stretching to Myrtle Beach. 

Both Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14, 2018 will be local closure days granted to all who file entries at the Port of Wilmington, NC (1501).  CBP is extending two additional days, without penalty, for any entry summaries and payments of duties that were due on Thursday, September 13, 2018 and Friday, September 14, 2018 in the Port of Wilmington, NC.

If you have questions please contact:  Acting Area Port Director Barry Chastain at (980) 722-5969 or Chief Scott Sams at (980) 722-5963. 

Depending on weather conditions, the port projects reopening and resuming normal business operations at 0800 hours, Monday, September 17, 2018.