Customs Clearing & Customhouse Brokerage

Norvanco International has operated as a full service Customhouse Brokerage for over 30 years.

From cargo arrival until ultimate delivery, we ensure that the U.S. Customs process runs smoothly and worry free for our clients. We are (a):

  • Foreign Trade Zone
  • C-TPAT Certified
  • ABI Certified

Our flexible approach to guiding goods through customs comes from processing a wide variety of commodities through the entry process. We have a well-established record of compliance with U.S. Customs and this strong standing greatly benefits our clients.

Our Capabilities and Services Include:

Entry Preparation and Release
Assistance with classification, preparation and submission of entry documents, duty payment and delivery coordination

Remote Location Filing
Process and clear cargo in all qualified Customs Ports from one central location

Approved Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ)
Defer and / or reduce the payment of fees and duties until such time as your goods leave our FTZ

Quota Information
Diligent monitoring of current Customs Quotas status eliminates potential hurdles which may impact incoming shipments

Duty Drawback Program
Guidance meeting the requirements of a program that potentially recovers up to 99% of duties

Customs Bonds
Competitive rates available for both Single and Continuous Entry Bonds as required by U.S. Customs

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Delivers US Customs information in a secure and error free manner

Automated Clearing House (ACH)
Duty payments are made via electronic transfer to assure on-time payment, reduce paperwork and provide payment tracking histories

Liquidation Tracking
Automatically track all liquidation dates for your entries for duty refund application

Cargo Insurance
Rates quoted for shipments originating from any port in the world

In-Bond Documentation
Import your product into the most convenient port and clear Customs at the final destination

Binding Ruling Requests
Obtain definitive Customs answers to questions related to your shipments

Unsure of the steps necessary to import or export goods? We would enjoy the opportunity to work with you as you navigate the waters of importing and exporting.

For more information on a successful program of vendor compliance and high velocity distribution with web based real-time visibility, send a message or call 253.987.4000


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