What are Customs Duties (Destination)?

Common Freight Costs & Charges


Who Charges Customs Duties (Destination): Customs

Charge At: Destination

Customs Duties (Destination) Description: Duty on imports to the US may apply. CBP works off your Customs Entry Summary (Document 7501). This information has come from your Commercial Invoice (type of goods, value), which the Customs Broker then runs through an HS Lookup and Duty Calculator.

AKA Customs Tax, Customs Entry Fee.

Customs Duties (Destination) Tips: Whether or not US customs duties apply, all importers will need to pay two additional mandatory fees (refer MPF and HMF).


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