U.S. Customs Brokerage

Whatever your shipping needs, from one-time to high-volume, Livingston is at all major U.S. borders, airports, and ocean ports with the specialized knowledge to clear your goods rapidly at low cost.

U.S. Customs Brokerage Services

Foreign Trade Zones

Do your products require additional processing before they reach their “complete” state? We help set up your best FTZ option. Leverage our expertise to manage your port-to-plant activities, FTZ entries and recordkeeping.

U.S. Customs Clearance

Optimize the release of your goods through Customs and Border Protection (CBP) every time. We help you with surety bonds, quotas, security filings, and the requirements of other agencies such as FDA.

Reconciliation Entry Filing

Incomplete filing information at time of import? We manage the process of reconciling and reporting on the final and correct shipment value and free trade eligibility information at a later date.

Importer Self-Assessment

Have confidence at Customs. We help you obtain your ISA designation as a trusted trader with a dedicated CBP representative. We’ll pre-certify you for ISA and help get your application through.

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Solutions built around your needs.

Customs brokerage, custom-fitted. No matter what you ship, we’ll tailor solutions to your systems and procedures. We build and follow client-specific standard operating procedures. Regular business reviews are your assurance that our promises are being kept and your goals met.

One efficient point of contact.

One efficient point of contact.

Business is more efficient when communication is direct. With Livingston, you have a single dedicated point of contact. In the background, a skilled team makes your interests their priority. Your experience is clear and consistent, shipment after shipment.

The latest intelligence, applied.

The latest intelligence, applied.

Our business is to keep your business moving. Data is the foundation. Whatever your industry, we have the very latest data and insights. Legislation. Protocols. Trends. We are always looking for new ways to leverage your opportunities and reduce your risks.

Your decision-making, supported.

Your decision-making, supported.

The rules are always evolving. That’s why Livingston publishes weekly regulatory updates, compiled by our analysts and condensed for bottom-line reading. Our briefs, webinars, and educational programs are indispensable support for your import/export decision makers.

Track every step.

Track every step.

With Livingston, there are no dark holes. Your shipments and documents are always fully visible through our online tools and tracking app. Email or text notifications keep you informed. Your carriers and truck drivers have 24/7 access to our contact center.

No surprises.

No surprises.

Compliance issues can come as a surprise — unless you work with us. We are intently compliance focused. We help you improve your compliance, reduce penalties, and improve customs visibility. Get to market faster and be notified every step of the way. Surprise-free.

FDA and PGA requirements

FDA and PGA requirements

Stay on top of changing regulations. With one of the largest FDA compliance teams backing you up, you can count on us to help you stay current and navigate the complex requirements that impact your business.

We’ve got you covered.

At 57 U.S. service locations.

Your business reputation is at stake every time you import or export. That’s why our experience matters. With 57 U.S. offices and round-the-clock service we simplify trade. Electronic connections are easier, carriers are supported through our driver contact center, and all bases are covered by our industry specific teams in industries such as automotive, food, and pharmaceutical.

Have our weight behind you.

Livingston is the third-largest entry filer in the United States. From our 24/7 national service centers in Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, and New York, our fully networked teams will rapidly handle all your U.S. import requirements.

Have the answers.

When a shipment is questioned, you want a ready answer. Your Livingston client service team knows you, your business, and the answers to any question from any U.S. regulatory agency. There’s no time lost. Far fewer delays. No question unanswered.

Have access to everything.

Customs is our core business. So you have access to a full suite of advanced technology solutions designed for importers. Plus, a wide range of other services, from importer security filing solutions to trade consulting. Whatever your size, we have what you need.

How Can We Help You?

Getting an online quote is easy. Simply tell us what you want, and a Livingston representative will be in contact to advise you on the most efficient way to accomplish your requirements. We are available 24 hours, 7 days a week.