Cargo Insurance – Do I Need It?

Cargo Insurance: Prepare for the Worst Recently, tragedy struck the Yantian Express, a Hapag-Lloyd container ship, when a container fire broke out from the ship’s deck when it was traveling off the east coast of Canada. On January 3, 2019, a [...]

2019-04-20T14:47:32-06:00April 11th, 2019|Commercial Trade, Customs 101, Household Goods|

The Value of a Penny! Lessons in HTSUS Classification

Customs Clearance Stories from the Gallagher Archives The Value of a Penny! Lessons in HTSUS Classification. (Or, why the importer volunteered to pay more for his bottles) A client recently asked his vendor to charge him 1 cent more for the [...]

2019-04-19T15:53:29-06:00March 28th, 2019|Commercial Trade|

Product Exclusions from Section 301

Product exclusions from the Section 301 (25% China Duty) products        Items that were entered in the following HTS codes are potentially eligible for relief of Section 301 duties: 8412.21.075; 8418.69.0120; 8480.71.8045; 8582.10.5044; 8482.10.5048; 8482.10.5052; 8525.60.1010; 8407.21.0080*; 8412.21.0030*; 8419.90.2000*; 8420.10.9080*; 8421.19.0000*; 8421.21.0000*; [...]

2019-02-13T15:50:38-06:00January 8th, 2019|Commercial Trade|

Happy Holidays from Gallagher Transport

Gallagher's Holiday Hours: Monday, December 24, Christmas Eve, Closing early at 2pm Tuesday, December 25, Christmas, Closed December 31, New Year's Eve, OPEN January 1, New Year's Day, Closed As 2018 draws to a close, we are reminded that it has been [...]

2018-12-17T17:26:00-06:00December 17th, 2018|Commercial Trade, Household Goods|