Our Global Trade
Solutions professionals have the full service experience necessary
to deliver the FTZ services you require to improve your business
performance. Our service offerings include:
Cost Benefit Analyses
We prepare a comprehensive analysis identifying FTZ benefits that
apply to your operations. These benefits may include inverted tariff
relief, duty deferral, duty avoidance, MPF reduction, and state and
local tax avoidance. We take into account the impact of NAFTA and
the WTO Uruguay Round staged tariff reductions, as well as
implementation and operating costs, to determine the net benefit of
utilizing a FTZ.
Applications for FTZ status
We organize and manage the entire application process, from
drafting the application to guiding it through review and approval
by the sponsoring general purpose FTZ and the Foreign Trade Zones
FTZ Inventory Systems
We work with you to determine systems requirements, develop
in-house systems design specifications or assist in vendor software
selection and final system integration. We also help clients to
develop and document the operating procedures needed to effectively
manage FTZ operations and compliance.
We prepare U.S. Customs’ required procedures manual and obtain
all necessary waivers and authorizations from the U.S. Customs
Service to allow FTZ operations to begin. We work directly with
Customs officials and client representatives to insure that all
parties understand how the company will meet its compliance
We process all FTZ paperwork and transactions, and then prepare
required reports and documents on your behalf for filing with
Customs. Our objective is to maintain a strong compliance
environment, while eliminating administrative distractions that take
attention away from your core business.
We review your FTZ operations to assess your compliance with
current rules and regulations. We identify opportunities to improve
performance by recommending the latest business process and
information technology solutions.
Integrated FTZ Strategies
What distinguishes Global Trade Solutions from others is our ability
to develop an integrated approach to fulfilling your FTZ needs from
start to finish.
As your Import / Export Business Advisor, we can deliver a full
range of services from cost/benefit analysis to compliance reviews
of your FTZ.
Our knowledge of customs rules and FTZ’s combined with our
experience in business processes provide you with comprehensive FTZ
Contact one of our
PO Box 328
Hebron, KY 41048