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First Time Importers
So you want to import products into the US. Prime Transport takes all the fear out of importing into the United States, allowing first time importers and small office and home-based wholesalers/importers to operate as a large asset-based distributor.
And you will be treated with respect as we educate you about the process.
, fully automated with US Customs and Border Protection (USCBP)
fleet of company-owned trucks
(for distribution within 75 miles of our New York, Miami and Los Angeles warehouses)
Full automated Warehouse Management System (WMS)
A fully staffed professional
that meets all your fulfillment and distribution needs
Briefly, the process of importing into the US works this way:
Find your products and suppliers overseas. Do some due diligence on the suppliers by contacting local businesses, attorneys,
US Foreign Commercial Service
agents, as well as checking credit agencies such as
Dun and Bradstreet
. Prime Transport can also help you with this process.
Secure financing of the shipment. Ask Prime Transport for financing advice.
Decide on your mode of transport (air or sea). Prime Transport's staff is eager to help you decide.
Make sure you have the correct documentation. Again, rely on Prime Transport as your partner
in determining what kinds of documentation you need and how to fill it out. We will transmit all of your critical information to US Customs and Border Patrol (USCBP) so that importing is simple and easy.
Engage Prime Transport as your
so that your shipment can smoothly pass through Customs and be on its way to your warehouse.
For more information check out
Customs and Border Patrol's Importing Into the United States brochure
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