Fifty percent of the import department at Smith Air is
comprised of licensed customs brokers (LCBs). Each
import service team is supervised and led by a LCB with
at least 15 years experience. We encourage our people to
maintain a close relationship with our clients in order
to build the trust and confidence we feel is the
foundation of our business. We encourage and take a
proactive role in the education of our people. Our
import staff is knowledgeable in all phases of customs
clearance, including entry requirements, classification
and other government agency requirements.
Electronic Entry Filing/Automated Broker Interface
Smith Air transmits customs entry data electronically to
U.S. Customs via ABI. Within minutes we receive an
electronic response showing either a paperless release
or a requirement for document submission
Remote Location Filing
We electronically process customs release for cargo
arriving direct in ports anywhere in the U.S. from our
office in Humble, Texas. One broker is all you need.
We provide importers with all their bond needs - from
single transaction bonds for the infrequent importer to
continuous bonds for those companies who import
regularly to carrier bonds for international carriers.
Let us assist you with your classification needs.
We can assist you in obtaining binding rulings for your
classification and marking issues
We maintain a database of our clients' imported items
allowing us to provide our clients with records of parts
and corresponding tariff numbers, insuring consistency
and accuracy - both vital components of the importer's
We offer our clients the option of paying duties
electronically to U.S. Customs directly from their own
bank accounts. We can provide daily reports of duties
due and withdrawn by U.S. Customs.
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