Who is the world's largest customs broker?
As the world's largest customs broker, UPS draws on more than 80 years of experience and serves over 200 countries.
Can I import without customs broker?
There is no legal requirement for you to hire a Customs Broker to clear your goods. However, many importers opt to do so for the convenience. Customs Brokers are licensed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to conduct CBP business on behalf of importers.
What do custom brokers do?
Customs brokers are private individuals, partnerships, associations or corporations licensed, regulated and empowered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assist importers and exporters in meeting Federal requirements governing imports and exports.
Can you be your own custom broker?
To engage in the customs business, companies must have a broker license. This means that they have to employ at least one individually licensed officer, partner or associate. As a client, you grant your customs broker the authority to act on your behalf.