CUSTOMS BROKERAGE

Our proven customs brokerage and international trade experience make us the global provider to turn to when you want a single, trusted source for your customs brokerage needs.

GPI can handle your global logistics and manage your customs brokerage and international trade services, all with the goal of streamlining your supply chain.

GPI performing over one million transactions every single year. Whether you're importing or exporting, a vital part of international shipping is securing and organizing all the necessary documentation and electronic customs filings required to get freight to its destination. With GPI, that process is made easy because of highly trained personnel that process customs brokerage entries quickly and accurately.



Choosing GPI's Customs Brokerage

Customs Brokerage is also offered as a stand-alone service, independent of freight forwarding. We have extensive experience in Trade and Compliance services that enable us to support the trade process throughout our global network quickly and compliantly. Our clients have us manage the organization of all necessary documentation and leverage the decades of experience we have in customs brokerage so they can focus on their businesses, not just the cross-border involved. GPI's services include:


1. Government Documentation
- Export declarations
- Commercial invoices
- Pro-forma invoices
- Consular invoices and legalization
- State department licenses

2. Bonded Shipment Management

- Single-entry shipment
- Shipments arriving on a continuous basis
- Bonded warehousing services in various countries for duty deferment
- Cross-country bonded activities - movement in bond to final point of clearance-Export declarations


3. Consulting
- VAT review
- Classification projects
- Valuation review
- Trade agreement review
- Country of origin determination
- Compliance assessments
- Duty engineering
- Rulings
- C-TPAT
- Client seminar/webinars
- Protests
- Post-Entry projects
- FDA Facility Registration

4. Banking Documents / Collection
- Letters of credit
- Cash on Delivery (COD)

5. Reports
- Landed cost calculations
- Summary of activities
- Updates on customs changes

6. Carnets
- Certificates of Insurance
- Special documents required by individual countries

The end benefit of efficient customs brokerage services


Customs Brokerage is also offered as a stand-alone service, independent of freight forwarding. We have extensive experience in Trade and Compliance services that enable us to support the trade process throughout our global network quickly and compliantly. Our clients have us manage the organization of all necessary documentation and leverage the decades of experience we have in customs brokerage so they can focus on their businesses, not just the cross-border involved. GPI's services include: