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Moving Freight Across the Canada-U.S. Border: How to Avoid Truckload Shipping Mistakes

Every year, nearly 6 million trucks cross the Canada-United States border. But they don't all cross smoothly. Accessorials and late deliveries can cost billions. Follow these 3 phases to keep your cross-border truckload freight running smoothly. 00:33 Establish the importer of record 00:41 Set up your customs broker 00:55 Get all your paperwork together 01:08 Connect your carrier and your customs broker 01:22 File documents with the customs broker. 01:48 Find a reliable cross-border 3PL Download the infographic: Read the full Cross-Border Canada Freight Guide: Learn about the essentials of customs brokerage: