Customs brokerage—the process of clearing cargo with Customs and Border Protection—is at the core of what we do. We have the technology, knowledge and hands-on experience essential to navigating the complexities of a customs brokerage operation.
We advocate for our clients, helping them address international trade and compliance matters with confidence. Our customs brokerage services include:
Vandegrift is the industry leader in customizable automation. Not only do we understand how advanced technology can be used to improve the process, we have the capacity and capability to implement solutions quickly and efficiently. Our user-driven solutions are practical, flexible and sustainable.
Our Solution Center often serves as a Vandegrift client’s internal IT resource. It is also where we design, develop and test automated strategies. In the Solution Center, we can move rapidly through a project that may otherwise take months or years to develop.
The list below contains services and solutions addressed through automation.
At Vandegrift, we believe that every operational action has a compliance-related outcome and that the two must be coordinated in any successful international trade program. Compliance must serve operations and be factored into decisions about every aspect of a global business.
Vandegrift has a dedicated compliance team made up of former Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials as well as individuals with backgrounds in customs brokerage, retail industries and law. Our team represents clients before CBP on a multitude of issues and acts as your third-party compliance department.
Strong compliance practices start with our services listed below.
Vandegrift builds customized transportation programs and individualized vendor management platforms using a combination of carrier contracts and advanced logistics technology. Multiple carrier relationships and concurrent tracking allow us to react to changes in timetables, capacity and other distribution variables to move cargo seamlessly and efficiently around the world.