TYPES OF IMPORTS

Based upon mode of transport

Air

Ocean


Truck




IMPORT / EXPORT SERVICES     
(required reading for all parties  REQUESTING A RATE or with interest in an import or export)

Import / Export consultation services include:
  • formation and review of packing list,
  • drafting of an/or review of a conforming international commercial invoice;
  • clarification of the International Commerce Terms (INCOTERMS) being offered by the seller
  • estimated of import duty / tariff of a single harmonized product code;
  • review of and/or assistance in preparation of the Bill of Landing (BOL) or Air Waybill (AWB);
  • Importer Security Filing ("ISF") or Automated Export System ("AES") worksheet review and/or preparation;
  • Shipper Letter of Instructions or booking form review and/or preparation
  • review of transportation rate estimates costs and routing
  • review of insurance options
Import management services include:
  • ISF filing
  • customs clearing (USA)
  • collection and processing payment of:
    • carrier destination fees;
    • terminal handling charges;
    • demurrage;
    • penalties;
    • inspections;
    • delivery order;
    • duty/VAT;
    • courier and documentation fees;
  • obtaining three estimates/rates of trucking services for removal of cargo from air or ocean import terminals and delivery to final destination;
  • obtaining three estimates/rates for interior delivery, unpacking and removal of debris.
*** ISF filing and customs clearing service under import management, presumes the cargo is consigned to Baggage & Freight LLC an US Customs bonded importer.  If not consigned to Baggage and Freight LLC, a separate entry bond fee will apply.