Shipping Terms Glossary

Customs Broker

Customs brokers are licensed logistics experts, well versed in all things Customs.

What are customs brokers?

Customs brokers are licensed logistics experts who are well versed in all things Customs.

They are experts in customs laws, clearance regulations for imported or exported goods, tariffs and import duties , etc. They can help you prepare the necessary documentation for your shipments.

What should you do if you don’t have a customs broker?

You have the possibility of submitting all the necessary documents yourself, but do make sure that you provide correct and accurate information, as you are fully responsible for knowing the rules and regulations.

If you’re new to international shipping and would like some guidance, send us a message on and we’ll be happy to help.

Rajitha Reniguntla

Rajitha Reniguntla is a supply chain enthusiast from Hong Kong. With a curious mind, she's an avid learner carrying a knack for exploring and breaking down complex ideas. She loves to learn about new things and always aims to enhance the customer experience. Outside of work, she enjoys cycling, doodling and listening to podcasts!

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