Customs

FROM THERE TO CLEAR

via sea, land and air

No one knows customs like All-Ways. Our intimate knowledge of customs regulations and working relationships with the CBP, gives us the inside track on what’s where, and how to get it all in the clear. Our specialized knowledge of tariff classifications means you pay the absolute lowest duty rates you’re legally entitled to. And our formidable resources, including a 100-person-strong customs clearance team, give our clients the assurance that their goods keep moving.

HTS (Harmonized Tariff System)

CLASSIFICATION

Filing with the correct tariff code and getting the right duty rate is not just about protocol – it’s about maximizing your bottom line. All-Ways has extensive knowledge in tariff codes, anti-dumping, and countervailing.

FDA

SPECIALIST

Our FDA clearing team has satisfied the most discriminating Gourmet Food, Dairy Products, Grocery and Bulk Food importers in the industry for decades. We collaborate with FDA to build Best Practice Trust and Compliance Record to ensure prompt release.

U.S. GOV'T AGENCIES

REPRESENTATION

All-Ways has many years of experience with all types of entries, working with all govt agencies including CBP, FDA, USDA, FWS, EPA,​ FCC, DOT & CPSC.

CARGO ON EXAM

EXPEDITING

4% of containers entering the U.S. are marked for exam. Expect hands-on help from our expert team to expedite the release process. We’ll help minimize hold times for both VACIS & intensive exams.

DEMURRAGE & DETENTION FEE

PREVENTION

Demurrage and detention fees accrue rapidly as soon as free time expires. We’re proactive about ensuring smooth, fee-free cargo transfers to maximize efficiency and preserve profitability.

ACH & PMS PAYMENT

PROCESSING

Get a handle on cash flow with ACH, and interest free payment terms with PMS. Pay once per duty statement or once per month; whichever you choose, we’ll help streamline your payments.

Additionally, expect expert assistance with obtaining binding rulings, drawbacks, customs bonds, C-TPAT certification, and bonded warehouses. With over 30 years of customs brokerage experience and a network of offices around the world, you’ve got a powerful ally in All-ways.

  • On time filing with invoice and packing list provided by PO Management

  • Customs & FDA label and packaging compliance enforced by Oversite

  • ISF, PreAlert, and Arrival Notice seamlessly passed from Forwarding

  • Immediate pickup upon release by our Drayage team

  • FDA Specialists: the leader in specialized foods and other FDA entries

  • Handson help from our experts to expedite the release of containers on exam

All-Ways is the pivotal link between point of manufacture and point of sale.

Every day, we channel our thirty years of hindsight into the kind of distilled insight that uncovers opportunities and efficiencies within each link of our clients' supply chain. With a culture that breeds creativity, and with a personal stake in our clients' success, where others see roadblocks, we thrill to the challenge. We're agile, we're lithe, and we're driven.
We're All-Ways. We get things moving.