Scientific Research Institution Support
Scientific research institutions require specialized services for importing a wide range of products and instruments. Materials and instruments for use in scientific research may include antibodies, lasers, diagnostic instruments and systems, electron microscopes, live animals and their products, and countless other products subject to review by Food and Drug Administration (FDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and others government agencies.
Clearing customs quickly and professionally
Reviewing product profiles to determine the appropriate import classification and import requirements prior to ordering or shipping
Coordinating applications for duty-free entry of eligible products and instruments
Working directly with foreign suppliers and carriers to verify import requirements are met and manufacturer declarations or health certifications are obtained
Identifying import opportunities available to scientific institutions that could reduce order lead time and common import delays