Fraser Direct provides a single business window for all transportation, customs clearance, warehousing, fulfillment and distribution requirements. Our customs department is available 24/7 to arrange after-hours clearance and to respond immediately to clearance problems or delays. In addition, we have a network of sub-agents located at all major customs offices across Canada for situations that may require on-site representation. Fraser Direct performs customs clearance for all modes of transport (air, rail, ocean, truck, courier, post), and our transportation program provides transborder, door-to-door service utilizing independent load brokers and common carriers at very competitive rates.
Our technical expertise and automated systems ensure accurate payment of customs duties and taxes. As both customs broker and warehouse operator, with direct knowledge of the product, we are in an ideal position to answer customs officers' questions concerning imported goods and to keep your sensitive business information confidential.
We have qualified Customs Brokers on staff to provide expert advice and reliable, up-to-date information on all matters relating to Customs compliance, reducing the risk of AMPS penalties and re-assessments due to incorrect classifications and accounting errors. Clients receive expert advice and assistance in completing Canada Customs Invoices and with the annual renewal and maintenance of blanket NAFTA Certificates of Origin. Where imports of new products are contemplated, knowing in advance what duty rates apply and any special import requirements of Canada Customs or other Government departments, can be of great advantage.
At Fraser Direct we can help you register and understand Canadian Tax regulations such as GST and HST. We can provide you with a chart to ensure that you are correctly charging taxes based on the province of destination.