1. Why use a consultant?
You are an expert in your industry, but are unfamiliar with the intricacies of global trade. Rather than invest in the time of expense of doing the necessary research and training your staff, you can rely on BSC to get you started and help you to avoid the mistakes that can set you back and be very costly.
2. Will my product require U.S. government approval?
Food products require that manufacturing facilities be registered with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Approval of most of the products are dependent on the country of origin.
3. What is a Foreign Trade Zone?
A Foreign Trade Zone is a designated area where imported goods are exempted from tariffs. This allows the importer to perform assembly or other light manufacturing and then re-export the finished goods.