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Information about importing and how to import certain types of products is difficult to find. Until now. Read our USA Customs Clearance blog resources to find in-depth research on everything you need to know about importing to make your life easier.
July 15, 2019
Guide To Importing Light Fixtures
Importing light fixtures can be very difficult if you’re not familiar with the import process. The...
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July 3, 2019
How to Clear U.S. Customs with Cargo
If you want to know how to clear U.S. customs with cargo, you probably don’t know where to start. ...
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June 26, 2019
Importing Rice From India to the U.S.
If you’re considering importing rice from India, you’re not alone. Rice from India is the founda...
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June 20, 2019
Calculating Customs Bond Amounts: What You Need to Know
As you prepare to import goods, calculating customs bond amounts can appear to be a roadblock in unf...
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June 18, 2019
How to Import Exotic Hardwood Flooring
Hardwood floors are trending, and their immense popularity is second only to carpet, so it makes sen...
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June 18, 2019
Importing Auto Parts Into the U.S.
Importing auto parts into the U.S. is no Sunday drive. Bringing vehicle parts and accessories over t...
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April 26, 2019
Importing Art Into the U.S.
Importing art into the U.S. is often a necessary step to success for American art collectors and res...
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March 14, 2019
How to Import Fitness Equipment
Learn how to import fitness equipment and make money doing it. From finding a supplier to navigating...
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October 26, 2018
The Future of Boat Transport: 10 Things You Need to Know
Plan a month ahead before boat transport. This gives you time to find a boat carrier, shop for boat ...
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August 2, 2018
Full Truckload Shipping Versus LTL Shipping
When do I need Full Truckload Shipping (FTL) versus LTL? Usually, the space/weight limit for LTL shi...
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July 20, 2018
Why is a Customs Bond Needed?
Having customs bonds in place on every shipment ensures smooth commerce between countries. Bonds are...
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July 6, 2018
Importing Depends on the U.S. Customs Bond Verification Process
Documentation for the U.S. customs bond verification process is important. All cargo arriving or dep...
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July 6, 2018
Importing Food Into the US: What You Need to Know
You need customs bonds when you are importing food into the U.S. As America has become more diver...
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July 5, 2018
Your Ultimate Guide to Importing Cars to USA
The process for importing cars to USA comes wrought with emission testing, regulations and manufactu...
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July 3, 2018
Importing from China: What You Need to Know
There are a few basic guidelines when importing from China, including sourcing goods, paying for goo...
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June 18, 2018
What HTSUS Codes Mean To Importing Goods
HTSUS codes stand for the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States. In basic terms it is a co...
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June 14, 2018
Importing Electronics to USA
Commercially importing electronics to USA is a hassle but if managed successfully by customs brokers...
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June 13, 2018
Do You Need an Import License to Import Into the United States?
The U.S. is one of the few countries in the world that does not require an import license. Other cou...
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June 7, 2018
Best U.S. Importing Tools for Beginners
Importing goods is a unique and confusing process. Using the best U.S. importing tools for beginners...
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May 24, 2018
Importing Candy into the U.S.
Importing candy into the U.S. requires the filing of prior notice with the FDA, which is required un...
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May 24, 2018
The Top Reasons for Importing Goods
Countries import because none of them, even the United States, are self-sustaining. Utilize the top ...
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May 15, 2018
What Can Customs Bond Agents Do For You?
The customs bond guarantees that the importer will pay the taxes and duty at the port of entry. On t...
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May 11, 2018
How to Import Alcohol
According to the TTB, those who seek to import beverages containing alcohol -- including wine, malt ...
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May 8, 2018
How to Import a Motorcycle
Learn how to import a motorcycle to avoid importing hang-ups that leave your bike stuck in neutral. ...
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May 4, 2018
How to Import a Dog
Importing a dog to the United States might seem like a complicated process, but it doesn’t have to...
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May 1, 2018
How to Import Toys from China
All toys imported to the United States must comply with regulations set by the Consumer Product Safe...
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April 25, 2018
What Does a Customs Bond Cover?
A customs bond is a required document that acts as an insurance policy, but what exactly does a cust...
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April 19, 2018
How to Import Furniture from China
Billions of dollars in furniture is imported into the United States each year. Many of today’s fur...
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April 17, 2018
Importing Wood to USA
Did you know that the United States is the biggest consumer of wood products in the world? Despite i...
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March 9, 2018
12 Things You Need to Know about Shipping a Kayak
Shipping a kayak is not as easy as it seems. Follow USA Customs Clearance to maneuver the 12 things ...
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March 6, 2018
How to Ship a Yacht in 11 Easy Steps
Learn how to ship a yacht in 1 easy steps for an importing and yacht shipping process that utilizes ...
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January 24, 2018
Continuous Bond Versus Single Entry Bond; Which Fits My Product or Industry Best
Figuring out if your imported goods need a continuous bond or a single entry bond can be a daunting ...
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January 17, 2018
What Coffee Importers Must Know About Clearing Customs
Importer Security Filings need filing no later than 48 hours before a shipment’s estimated time of...
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November 28, 2017
Importing Fireworks with a Customs Broker
Importing fireworks is a complicated process that can blow up without following proper proced...
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