\
Skip to content
flexport
 Flexport 飞协博每月发布关于全球经济、贸易和航运市场的趋势和最新事件,让您掌握各种情报,作出更明智的供应链决策。 立即订阅
  • English
  • Deutsch
  • 简体中文
Flexport

Help Center

Why Aren't Customs Costs Included in My Quote?

Flexport does not include customs charges in the quote because the total cost of customs is unknown at the time of quoting. See below for a list of possible customs charges that may appear on your final invoice.

\

准备好开始了吗?

Flexport makes shipping your cargo transparent, reliable, and affordable

The quote that your Flexport team will share with you does not include customs-related costs, because the total cost of customs is unknown at the time of quoting. 

The following customs charges are not included in your quote, but may appear on your invoice if applicable: 

  • Customs duties or VAT. You can estimate the duties associated with your shipment if you know your product’s HTS code.
  • Customs exams. Shipments are pulled for customs exams at random and the associated costs are the responsibility of the importer.
  • HMF (Harbor Maintenance Fee). The HMF is charged for products imported via ocean through U.S. ports and is calculated at 0.125% of the cargo value that was declared on the commercial invoice
  • MPF (Merchandise Processing Fee). The MPF is charged for most imports into the U.S. and is calculated at 0.3464% of the cargo value that was declared on the commercial invoice with a minimum value of $26.22 and a maximum of $508.70.
  • Partner Government Agency fee. If your product falls under the purview of a Partner Government agency (such as the FDA, USDA, or FWS), there is a small additional fee that will be listed on your invoice.

Share the Article

更多

help center basic image

Help Center

Importing From Canada Into the US

阅读更多内容

help center basic image

Help Center

Can I Use Wood Pallets and Packaging?

阅读更多内容

help center basic image

Help Center

Importing Coffee into the United States

阅读更多内容

arrowImagearrowImage

准备好开始了吗?

注册 Flexport 账号或要求查看我们的行动平台。

关注微信公众号阅读每周的航运市场动态。

立即扫描二维码关注 Flexport。

flexport-wechat