Penalties for Wood Packaging Material (WPM) Violations

In 2005, Customs Border and Protection (CBP) put forth a set of requirements and guidelines regulating the import of all wood packaging material (WPM) into the United States.  WPM or wood packaging material refers to all wood or wood-based materials used [...]

2017-10-30T14:39:42+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Commercial Trade|

Importing Medical Devices? How to Classify Them

Are you importing medical devices or planning to import them? Medical devices are one of the many industries regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the regulations are complicated, confusing and new ones are constantly emerging. Delays and additional [...]

2017-09-29T11:35:04+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Household Goods|

Importing Non-protected Species Hunting Trophies

Non-Protected species hunting trophies shipped with household goods are exempt from additional paperwork. We recently received an inquiry regarding what paperwork and permits were required for hunting trophies.  We want to share the story for others who may have a similar [...]

2017-09-05T09:50:33+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Household Goods|

Client Feature: Spark Fun Electronics Cracks Open Safe

Gallagher Transport is proud to report that our client, Niwot based electronics company, Spark Fun Electronics, wowed the hacking community at the security event Def Con for creating a robot that cracked open a locked safe in under 30 minutes! In [...]

2017-08-02T15:09:13+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Commercial Trade|