Customs Broker

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Customs Broker

An individual or firm licensed by customs authorities to enter and clear imported goods through customs. The broker represents the importer in dealings with the customs authorities.

Customs Broker

An individual or firm licensed to represent an importer or exporter in front of customs authorities. A customs broker must ordinarily be authorized to act as such by the local government. The broker files the appropriate paperwork and helps ensure that the goods being imported comply with all applicable regulations. A customs broker is also called a customshouse broker, especially in the United States.
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After 35 years representing the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) on Capitol Hill, Washington lobbyist Jon Kent said he's ready to retire, effective Sept.
Amid claims that some Customs brokers are charging importers with additional and unnecessary fees, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) announced Wednesday that it will revoke the accreditations of these erring brokers.
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