CARM: What all importers need to know about CARM

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Maximize your load capacity by taking into account conveyance details and equipment specifications

Familiarize yourself with the specifications of:

  • Ocean freight container sizes, specialized equipment & dimensions
  • Airfreight container types ( U.L.D.s) and dimensions
  • Truck types and specialized equipment, lengths & dimensions
  • Pallet types, sizes and dimensions

Reduce your freight costs by taking advantage of loading the maximum allowable product in your chosen mode of transport.

   
     Lesley Elmer, Customs Operations - Fort Erie
 

Lesley Elmer, Customs Operations Fort Erie

Quick Tip #58
Be prepared for customs penalties and fines under AMPS

Never assume that the absence of an audit means you will never be audited.  Penalties under AMPS (Administrative Monetary Penalty System) can be applied at the border at time of import (or export) and also post audit.

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