Required for a new importer
There are four items that you need in order to clear customs quickly and easily.
The commercial invoice contains detailed information about the products you are shipping internationally. The manufacturer, origin, destination, HTS code is crucial to clear your freight.
Provided by shipper or freight forwarder.
A Bill of Lading (BOL) is the document issued by the carrier to the shipper of goods. This provides a tracking number to track your freight and international shipping details.
Provided by the carrier upon arrival into the U.S. territory.