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Heavy and Oversized Freight Blog

Expert tips on smarter shipping between the U.S. and Eastern Europe, including shipping of heavy goods.

Understanding customs brokerage services

I.C.E. Transport | Jun 15, 2021 7:30:00 AM | Customs clearance

No law says you have to hire a customs broker to help you clear imports into the US. But a smart importer, whether large or small, usually engages with an expert for customs brokerage services.

Here’s how a licensed broker can help you clear shipments quickly through US Customs, keep you compliant with all regulations and help you avoid costly mistakes.

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How much does customs clearance cost?

I.C.E. Transport | May 27, 2021 7:30:00 AM | Customs clearance

 

When you bring goods into the US, of course you expect to pay for transportation. But as you plan an import, remember that it also costs money to clear the cargo through US Customs, even when the product isn’t subject to any duties.

How much does customs clearance cost? As with so much in life, it depends.

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