eCommerce Focused Customs
What is Section 321?International goods valued $800 or less can enter the US duty-free. Growing number of international businesses are taking advantage of this option to save money on e-Commerce services and increase revenue from the US market.
can directly submit mandatory ACE Ocean eManifest to CBP to minimize customs compliance related costs. Must have SCAC code, FMC Bond, and Type 3 International Carrier Bond.
can submit Type 86 (to adhere PGA requirements) and/or ACE Air to release low value Section 321 shipments. Must have a Filer Code and Type 1 Importer Bond.
can submit ACE House Airway bill. Must have Type 2 Custodial Bond and Type 3 International Carrier Bond.
submit ACE Truck eManifest and must have SCAC code.
submit ACE Air eManifest at a Master level and must have IATA code, Airwaybill Prefix and Type 3 International Carrier Bond.
submit ACE Ocean eManifest at a Master level and must have a SCAC code, and Type 3 International Carrier Bond.
Exporter or International Seller
overseas business selling to US customers
customers based in the US
Fulfillment Centers, consolidators, & 3PL companies
can offer benefits such as lower transportation costs and faster delivery
Recent Changes in e-Commerce Customs Compliance ProcessThe rise of e-commerce shipments is also shifting the focus how Customs handles the processing of large volumes of small boxes.
Section 321 e-Commerce Customs Compliance Process
Letting Ocean & Air carriers file on your behalf can be very expensive – they can charge around $20-$25 per HBL for eManifest submission. Minimize your eCommerce customs compliance costs with Customs City’s specifically designed competitive price plans that are tailored for your large volume
eCommerce Price PlansPricing is per transaction sent to CBP on a monthly basis. Responses received by CBP and sending updates or deletes to CBP are not charged. AMS Air, AMS Ocean, ISF or Type 86 counts as a transaction. Download ACE Air or Ocean LOI below and email completed form to email@example.com
Why Customs City?
We believe that by adopting modern technologies and combining with the knowledge of Customs & Trade we can deliver the optimal solutions for our customers. Customs City will make your eCommerce customs compliance process seamless and cost effective.
All-in-one eCommerce Customs Compliance Solution
ACE Ocean, ACE Air, ACE Truck, Type 86, Section 321 Data Pilot, ISF, FSN, SNP, ACAS
Customs City offers lowest transactional fees, specifically tailored for high volume e-Commerce shipments
eManifest submission is quick & easy, so you can focus more on growing your eCommerce business