Brokers are Part Of Your Team
Like an accountant or lawyer, the customs broker is a
specialist. An expert at facilitating international trade
in an increasingly complex environment. CSI is an essential
member of your business team, keeping business competitive
in the global marketplace.
The management and staff of CSI are trained professionals
with a wide range of international and logistics expertise.
A recent government survey found that for most importers,
customs brokers are cost-effective and considerably less expensive
than taking the risk and responsibility of handling their
own customs transactions.
take dozens of steps to clear even a routine shipment through
The process includes picking up and verifying carrier
control documents, preparing and submitting forms, determining
tariff classifications and values for duty, coordinating with
shippers, corporate officials, Customs officials and government
can afford the full time staff it would take just to handle
the logisitics involved.
can afford a mistake along the way - the headaches, delays,
business disruptions, or the fines and penalties that may