U.S. Customs Brokers
"In 2013 we selected LM Brokerage and Logistics, Inc. to handle brokerage and logistics services out of the port of Nogales AZ.
I am completely satisfied in our decision. Throught the flawless implementation LM Brokerage has proven themselves as a true strategic partner bringing the highest level of customer service.
Thank you LM Brokerage for stepping up to the challenge."

Bryan Hargreaves
Import Export Manager

Some of our Valued Customers
Air Cargo Clearance
Ocean Cargo Clearance
U.S. Customs Bonded Warehouse
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CBP Public Outreach

CBP’s planned Webinars are intended to reach the widest possible audience, particularly small and medium-sized businesses. A schedule of these Webinars follows below:

Broker Regulation Webinars
Date Topic
June 7th Overview of the Part 111 rewrite and the 
Role of the Broker Trade Transformation Initiative
June 21st Establishing "bona fides"
June 28th To be determined
July 12th To be determined
July 26th To be determined
August 9th To be determined
August 23rd To be determined
September 6th To be determined
September 20th To be determined

In addition to these Webinars, CBP will meet with local and regional broker associations throughout the summer to assure that we receive meaningful insights that are unique to certain ports and border regions. Primary topics of interest include:

  • Continuing education for licensed brokers;
  • Due process proceedings for brokers, including penalties and suspension and revocation of licenses;
  • Establishing bona fides and broker relationships with unlicensed parties; and
  • “Business model alignment” between the trade and CBP, which includes conducting customs business within the geographic bounds of the United States and rethinking the district permitting requirements in the modern business environment.

NAFTA Seminar Program

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 

Americana Motel

8:00am Registration, Coffee & Donuts.

8:30 U.S. – Mexico Trade Relations under the Trump Administration

Rudy Piña, LCB - President, R.A. Piña & Associates Inc. - Nogales, Arizona.

9:00 New Product Introductions– The Six U.S. Customs Critical Decisions. 

Rudy Piña 

9:30 Principles of Tariff Classification & Customs Valuation. 

Fernando Sandoval, LCB Martinez Group, Nogales, Arizona & Sonora.

10:30 Break.

10:45 Country of Origin Determinations and the Requirements of Country of Origin Markings. 

Rudy Piña

12:00pm Hosted Luncheon.

12:45 Guidelines on Preparing the NAFTA Certificate of Origin. 

Hector Lopez Monroy, LCB LM Logistics, Nogales, Arizona

1.15 Using U.S. Preferential Tariff Provisions 9801 and 9802 to Reduce Duties. 

Rudy Piña

1:45 Break

2:00 The Role of the U.S. Customs Import Specialist Teams & The CEEs. 

Sherri Ruby Supervisory Import Specialist U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Nogales, Arizona. 

2:30 The Role of the U.S. Customs Inspection & Control Division. 

Albert Trotto, Supervisor, Trade Enforcement Operations U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Nogales, Arizona

3:00 Closing Remarks 

Rudy Piña

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