Reidellawfirm.com | What is Kratom? Can You Import It?

What is Kratom? Can You Import It?

What is Kratom? Can You Import It? Over 30 U.S. states allow patients to experience the effects of Kratom. Which leads to a question. If that’s the case, why does an online search turn up results like “severe adverse effects?” We’re glad you asked. Together, we’ll answer this question.  Because truth is worth pursuing. What[…]

Reidellawfirm.com | How to Import a Car to the United States - A Primer

How to Import a Car to the United States – A Primer

Driving up to the Canada/US border, Steve took time to enjoy the stares. The dealer had mentioned it was an attention-getter.  And he was right! Public roads would be a great testing ground for the brand new Canadian vehicle. Here is the ideal situation when importing a personal car.  But to copy this success, you[…]

Reidelllawfirm.com | Simple Steps To Follow When CBP Seizures Occur

Simple Steps To Follow When CBP Seizures Occur

Your marketing and sales departments are ready to promote the imports you’re expecting.   There’s only one problem, the shipment never showed up at your warehouse! After it arrived, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) detained the items and held them at a Centralized Examination Station.  A short phone call from their office 30 days later[…]

What is a Customs Notice of Seizure?

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has authority to hold, examine, detain and/or seize goods that are entering or exiting the United States. Where goods are seized, CBP will transfer them to a bonded warehouse and the case will be reviewed by the department of Fines, Penalties, and Forfeitures (FP&F). After their review, a Notice[…]

How to Import to the US

How to Import to the US      The US market can be an exciting and lucrative challenge for international businesses. Succeeding in the US market can take your product or business to the next level. Certainly the biggest hurdle to approaching the US market for your product or business is how to actually get it into[…]

How to Import Food Products to the US

How to Import Food Products to the US      Food products can be one of the more stable revenue generating areas for any importer, since food is one of the basic necessities of life. Importing food products to the US is much more involved than merely packing, shipping, and delivering your customer. Food imports to the[…]

Need to Know: International Business Hubs

Need to Know: International Business Hubs      Running a successful business in the 21st century increasingly means having access to and utilizing global markets. Despite many efforts towards nationalist economic policies throughout the years, businesses in today’s globalized economy must stay efficient and competitive on a global scale. As the world economy has grown increasingly interconnected,[…]

What is a Customs Broker?

What is a Customs Broker?      Customs brokers are trade specialists who help facilitate goods being exported and imported into the US. In the US, the Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) regulate the licensing and operation of customs brokers. Customs brokers are required to have passed a rigorous examination given by the CBP and an extensive[…]