our team

Customs

Our clients operate in a global marketplace importing and exporting oil, refined petroleum products and renewable fuels.  This business requires navigating complex customs and export regulations.  We advise and counsel clients on the rules and regulations governing customs and international trade matters relating to their oil business.  Working closely with customs brokers that have expertise in dealing with import and export of oil, petroleum products and renewable fuels, our professionals regularly assist clients in the following areas:

  • Entry Procedures and Classification
  • Import Duties, Fees and Taxes
  • Determination of Importer and Exporter of Record
  • Foreign Trade Zones
  • Country of Origin Determination
  • Duty Drawback
  • Free Trade Agreements and Special Preference Programs
  • Export Controls and Sanctions
  • Jones Act Rules Relating to Coastwise Trade of Merchandise