How do you ensure compliance with customs regulations for international shipping?

Ensuring compliance with customs regulations for international shipping is crucial to avoid delays, penalties, and potential legal issues. At DrayPoint, we have developed a comprehensive approach to guarantee compliance every step of the way.

First and foremost, we stay up to date with the ever-evolving customs regulations and requirements of different countries. Our team of experts closely monitors changes in customs laws, tariffs, and documentation procedures to ensure compliance.

Thorough documentation is essential. We meticulously review and verify all necessary shipping documents, such as commercial invoices, packing lists, and customs declarations, to ensure accuracy and completeness.

We collaborate closely with our clients to gather all the required information about the shipment, including product descriptions, values, and country of origin. This helps us accurately classify the goods according to customs tariff codes and regulations.

Additionally, we maintain strong relationships with customs authorities and brokers worldwide. This allows us to stay informed about any specific regulations or procedures and facilitates efficient communication for customs clearance.

By combining our knowledge, attention to detail, and strong partnerships, we ensure smooth and compliant international shipping processes for our clients. Trust DrayPoint to handle your customs compliance needs with utmost diligence and expertise.

DrayPoint has a vast nationwide carrier network so we can service ports anywhere across the United States. 

DrayPoint offers various solutions available to service our markets categorized by asset based drayage and brokerage. We utilize the latest up to date industry standard technology to monitor your cargo.

DrayPoint currently offers:

  • 400+ power units in NY/NJ and Savannah/Charleston markets
  • Private chassis available for increased service levels for our customers
  • 3,000 carriers available nationwide for scaling
  • Strong partnerships with major terminal operators within our markets
  • Storage yards within these markets for the needs of our customers (storage, prepull, stacking) as well as, transload services and warehousing availability

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