In a recent post we discussed 3 common causes of customs delays: vague or incomplete descriptions, questionable valuations, and lack of IOR contact info on commercial invoices.
Those are the easy fixes. More difficult and frustrating customs issues involve country specific regulations that are not known prior to the transaction.
One of our more proactive clients asked Ad Hoc Logistics to research and develop a set of regulatory guidelines for 10 countries to which they export. This has helped prevent costly customs delays and time consuming follow up.
Why not be proactive when shipping to a new country? We can provide all the info you need.