Calexico, CA


Apr
6
2022
Calexico, CA

Dear friends and customers,

The following is to inform you about the upcoming "Holy Week" holiday schedule. U.S. Customs will observe the following hours of operation:

  • Thursday, April 14, 2022: 6:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 15, 2022: Closed 
  • Saturday, April 16, 2022: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Calexico-Mexicali:  
 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Laden trucks
 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. In bond shipments
 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Empty trucks
 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Vehicle exportation (self-propelled only) *Only on Thursday*

 

Mexicali - Calexico:  
 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. All empty and laden trucks
 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Bulk merchandise (non-Hazmat)
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Primary gates will be closed; however, the cargo offices will remain open to finish processing entries and field inquires from trade


Hazmat pre-file on Wednesday April 13, 2022 and Hazmat entries on Thursday April 14, 2022.

As usual, please keep in mind that the below listed commodities will not be allowed entry on this day:
              - Textiles (Northbound/ MX-US)
              - Commodities requiring visa or special permits
              - Hazardous materials

RL Jones Calexico office: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday: Closed
RL Jones Calexico Warehouse: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Servicios Jones office: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Freight office: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday: Closed


For more details, please refer to attached PIN from CBP.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact our offices.

Sincerely,

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Apr
6
2022
Calexico, CA

Dear friends and customers:

We encourage you to participate in the upcoming Calexico Bi-National/Cargo Working Group Meeting which will be held:

Wednesday April 13 2022
10:00A.M.-12:00P.M.

Calexico City Hall
608 Heber Ave., CA 92231


You may share with us in advance any challenges or situations that you have encountered that are affecting your imports or exports so that they can be addressed accordingly at the meeting.

For full details please read attached Calexico Port Information Notice.
Please feel free to contact us for additional information.

Sincerely,

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Apr
6
2022
Calexico, CA

Dear friends and customers,

We would like to inform you that the pilot program expanding by two hours the operation for southbound in-bond processing will extend for an additional 60 days.

This pilot program will continue in effect from April 2, 2022 and conclude on May 31, 2022 as follows:

Monday-Friday: 8:00A.M. to 5:30P.M.
Saturday: 10:00A.M. to 3:30P.M.

For more details, please refer to the attached PIN from CBP.
Please feel free to contact our office if you have any questions.

Sincerely,

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Apr
6
2022
Calexico, CA

Dear Friends and Customers,

The following is to inform you about the trade community that you can contact for any import/export related issues and assistance on general.

Please find below the list of supervisors and coordinators that you can contact:

ACS/TINMAN/FTZ
CBPO Avila & CBPO Alarcon
768-2358 / 768-2357
Export Dock
CBPO Romero & CBPO Platero
768-2415 / 768-2416
Hazmat/Bulk
CBPO Mejia & CBPO Diaz de Leon
768-2412 / 768-2410
CTPAT/FAST
CBPO Noriega
768-2474
ACE troubleshooting
CBPO Avila & CBPO Alarcon
768-2358 / 768-2357
Supervisors desk 768-2357 / 768-2348
Main control desk 768-2350
To report smuggling activity 1800 BE ALERT
Report commercial smuggling activity 619-662-3249


Calexico Cargo Supervisors
Supervisor David Soto
David.Soto@cbp.dhs.gov

Supervisor Bernardo Bolaños
Bernardo.Bolanos-Soto@cbp.dhs.gov

Supervisor Charles Howe
Charles.J.Howe@cbp.dhs.gov

Supervisor Jerry Romero-Evening Shift
Jerry.Romero@cbp.dhs.gov

Office: (760) 768-2347 / (760) 768-2348 

Calexico Cargo Watch Commander
Watch Commander Francisco Medina
(760) 768-2402 / (760) 427-5317
Francisco.Medina@cbp.dhs.gov

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office.

Sincerely,

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Jan
19
2022
Calexico, CA

Dear Friends and Customers,

Please find below a listing of Federal Holidays for Calendar Year 2022.

Date Holiday
Friday, December 31 New Year´s Day 2022
Monday, January 17 Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday, February 21 Washington´s Birthday
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day
Monday, June 20 Juneteenth National Independence Day
Monday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 5 Labor Day
Monday, October 10 Columbus Day
Friday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 14 Thanksgiving Day
Monday, December 26  Christmas Day


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our offices.

Sincerely,

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Nov
2
2021
Calexico, CA

Dear Friends and Customers:

We would like to inform you that as the border is about to re-open, CBP announces the resumption of standard business hours at Calexico, expecting an increased traffic volume in the turistic ports.

Beginning November 8th, hours will resume to the following:

  • 6:00A.M. - 10:00 P.M.: Calexico East port of entry

Hours at the San Ysidro, Otay Mesa, and Calexico West ports of entry will continue to be 24 hours. Also, all pedestrian processing at San Ysidro will continue at the Pedestrian east facility.

This is the information we have so far. There´s no official announcement from CBP´s Local Port yet, so this schedules may be subject to change. We will do out best to keep you updated.

For more details, please visit: https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/resumption-hours-operation-california-ports-entry

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our offices.

Sincerely,

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