Foreign Trade Zone2024-02-20T16:24:50+00:00

FOREIGN TRADE ZONE

 

Whether you are a complex manufacturer or distributor, Green provides comprehensive Foreign Trade Zone services for Zone Operators –

 

Such as implementation, systems integration, operations, administration, and Customs entry process management. Discover duty reduction, elimination, and deferral benefits for Foreign Trade Zone shippers.

FOREIGN TRADE ZONE

 

Whether you are a complex manufacturer or distributor, Green provides comprehensive Foreign Trade Zone services for Zone Operators –

 

Such as implementation, systems integration, operations, administration, and Customs entry process management. Discover duty reduction, elimination, and deferral benefits for Foreign Trade Zone shippers.

FTZ SOFTWARE

Integrate our High-end
FTZ Software, or Keep Yours

MANAGED FTZ FILINGS

Let Green FTZ Experts manage
Customs filings in & out of zones.

SCALABLE FTZ PROGRAMS

Discover Green’s scalable FTZ Management
solutions. On-site, as desired.

CUSTOMS AUDIT SUPPORT

U.S. Customs audit &
visit facilitation assistance.

IMPLEMENTATION & TRAINING

Zone implementation comes with
project management support & training.

INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

Consistent, compliant
processes ensure effective
FTZ Inventory Management.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is Foreign Trade Zone management?

Foreign Trade Zone Management is a service by which a third party provider is used to provide FTZ solutions for new and existing teams.  The definition of FTZ Management will vary depending on the stage of development your program is in.

What are the main steps to a Foreign Trade Zone going live?

Application with Grantee and FTZ Board
Activation with Customs
Service Provider Selection
Implementation Outline
Systems Configuration
Integration & Testing
GO-LIVE

*Note: Some of these steps happen concurrently. 

Do we have to switch foreign trade zone software when switching service providers?

No. Foreign Trade Zones managers should be able to use your existing and running Foreign Trade Zone software.

What is the overall timeframe from application filing to FTZ go-live?

The timeframe differs for every company, generally depending on the complexity of operations and governmental approval timeframe.   The average timeframe from Foreign Trade Zone application to going live is between 9-18 months.

Does Green provide FTZ management solutions for both manufacturers and distributors?

Yes, Green Worldwide Shipping FTZ Experts have expertise in servicing both manufacturers and distributors with Foreign Trade Zone Management solutions.

Does Foreign Trade Zone Management include software integration help?

Yes.  At Green Worldwide Shipping, integration mapping and performance testing of FTZ data is one of the most critical steps in the Foreign Trade Zone set-up process.

Does FTZ Management include help on-site?

Yes.  Foreign Trade Zone Management is available for on-site oversight & compliance by Green’s real FTZ experts.

How does Green's FTZ Managed Solutions service help mitigate FTZ compliance risk for an organization?

Green’s FTZ Managed Solutions includes the daily management of inventory, transactions, Customs procedures (including admissions, entries and record keeping) and support root cause analysis of issues and resolution to balance discrepancies between the Operator’s system and the ICRS.  These responsibilities are managed by an experienced team of Licensed Customs Brokers who are Foreign Trade Zone experts.

Green Worldwide Shipping constantly analyzes FTZ data to identify and take actions that proactively eliminate and/or minimize risk. We use our ICRS knowledge, compliance reviews, and periodic audits to ensure your business is operating at highest level of compliance.

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    • TRADE REMEDY
      SUPPORT
    • C-TPAT
      COMPLIANCE
    • COMPLIANCE
      TRADE CONSULTING
    • DUTY
      DRAWBACK
    • COUNTRY
      OF ORIGIN
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      CHECK-UP
    • FOREIGN TRADE
      ZONE
    • TARIFF
      CLASSIFICATION
    • TRAINING
      & RESOURCES

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