Our import compliance specialist has several d of experience in customs regulatory and FDA verification on different categories of FDA compliance services for food and non-food products.
Group Transit can support you to ensure compliance with the different legislation.
As a first steps, a due diligence is required on the list of products you intend to import into Canada and / or in the United States to determine:
. Products with no entry specifications
. Products requiring ingredients verification
. Products requiring an import permit
. Products subject to quotas and availability
. Products prohibited from entry
If you already have a customs broker to clear your cargo, our import compliance specialist will work with them.
If you require FSVP service as a 'Non Resident Importer', either to clear in USA or in Canada, Group Transit are your partner of choice.
Before looking at importing a product, a Harmonized System (HS) code verification is required.
This step ensures that your products are classified properly and taxed (if applicable) at the appropriate rate. Let our import compliance specialist review the codes to make sure correct HS codes are indicated on the invoices.
Your country has a free-trade agreement with Canada or with the USA?
If your products are eligible, our Import Compliance Specialist team will support you in filling the appropriate Certificate of Origin so you can benefit from a potential duty reduction / exemption.
In some cases, it is possible that your products require a permit to be imported in Canada or in the USA.
Our team of import compliance specialist can support you in your steps towards the different customs agencies and FDA compliance services
Your product is new or has a significant technological breakthrough and you are unable to properly classify it in any of the 99 Harmonized System (HS) chapters?
A request for 'Ruling' may be appropriate to have our import compliance specialist review for compliance.
Your products have entered by the United States and Canada to be re-exported and you have paid import duties that you wish to recover?
Our FSVP team will validate with you if you can recover money and will take the steps with you!