Cleared and Delivered

We Make USA Imports Simple!
Imports for Commercial Purposes
150 150 cdadmin

Goods imported for commercial purposes must comply with a variety of special requirements, such as marking of country of origin, which vary depending upon the particular commodity. Please see our…

read more
Personal vs. Commercial Use
150 150 cdadmin

Many import regulations only apply to goods imported for commercial – business or resale – purposes. For instance, most goods imported for personal use are not subject to quota. The…

read more
Importer Security Filing-10+2
150 150 cdadmin

On January 26, 2009, the new rule titled Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier Requirements (commonly known as “10+2”) went into effect. This new rule applies to import cargo arriving…

read more
Basic Importing Requirements
150 150 cdadmin

An individual may make his/her own Customs clearance of goods imported for personal use or business. All merchandise coming into the United States must clear Customs and is subject to…

read more
Classification of Imported Goods
150 150 cdadmin

All goods that enter the United States are categorized according to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule. The act of placing goods into the correct category is called classification. Classification determines how…

read more
Restricted Items for Import
150 150 cdadmin

A license or permit from the responsible agency may be necessary to import: alcoholic beverages animal and animal products certain drugs firearms and ammunition fruits, nuts meat and meat products…

read more
Foreign Assets Control-Trade embargos
150 150 cdadmin

U.S. trade sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) generally prohibit the importation into the United States (including U.S. territories), either directly or indirectly, of most goods,…

read more
Arrival of Goods to USA-process
150 150 cdadmin

Imported goods may not legally enter U.S. commerce until the shipment has arrived within the port of entry and Customs has authorized delivery of the merchandise. This is normally accomplished…

read more
Binding Ruling
150 150 cdadmin

The binding ruling program enables importers and other interested parties to get binding pre-entry classification decisions prior to importing a product and filing entries with Customs and Border Protection. It…

read more
Customs Brokerage & Customs Clearance fact sheet
150 150 cdadmin

Cleared and Delivered is a licensed customs broker that can clear your imports through any port in the United States. We streamline the clearance and delivery process on behalf of…

read more