The Deringer Difference

Binding Ruling Requests & How They Benefit Importers

Posted by Tammy Flanders Hetrick on Sep 9, 2019 2:30:32 PM


Correctly classifying merchandise or products for import involves a sea of rules that govern import classifications.

These rules are often confusing and unclear, and doing this incorrectly can come at a hefty price. Binding rulings help clear up any confusion by providing classification and duty rates in advance.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management, Customs Consulting, International Trade Compliance & Enforcement, binding rulings

Transshipment Problems & Best Practices for Importers

Posted by Jerrod Nutt on Aug 27, 2019 7:03:55 PM

Section 301 tariffs and, to a lesser extent, Section 232 duties make it more attractive for importers to gain the system. 

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Topics: Supply Chain Management, Customs Consulting, International Trade Compliance & Enforcement, Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation

Top 5 Mistakes that Result in a CF28 or CF29

Posted by Jerrod Nutt on Aug 21, 2019 6:23:34 PM

Most importers have had at least one CF-28 or CF-29 scare. Companies that haven’t most likely will at some point, as U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) cracks down on import compliance.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management, Customs Consulting, International Trade Compliance & Enforcement, Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, CF29

The Benefits of Importing Goods to the U.S. Through Canada

Posted by Robert Kavanaugh on Aug 16, 2019 3:25:55 PM



In today’s digital age, importers are learning how to save thousands of dollars in shipping costs and transit times by transporting their goods through the Canadian Gateway.

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Topics: Customs Consulting, Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, Freight Agents

Pros and Cons of Shipping on Pallets

Posted by Robert Kavanaugh on Aug 9, 2019 3:40:04 PM



All pallets used for international shipping are made of wood that conforms to international standards or made of plastic. The cost of pallets is usually the first thing a shipper notices about using pallets as opposed to using floor-loaded containers.

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Topics: Customs Consulting, Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, Freight Agents

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