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Customs Services – Control of Importing and Exporting Activities

DHL Express is the international specialist in shipping, with extensive knowledge and experience of dealing with customs topics worldwide. For your peace of mind, we provide a wide range of customs support for standard as well as non-routine customs-clearance processes. By making sure that clearance is a smooth and efficient process, we ensure your shipments arrive as quickly as possible, and leave you free to focus on your core business. With our online tool ( we provide essential customs information to help you prepare your shipments.

Additional charges for Customs Services

Customs Service How We Charge Additional Charge
Disbursements Per shipment 5% of duty amount
Bonded Storage Per shipment, per day after 3 calendar days 10.00 USD per day
Broker Notification Per shipment 25.00 USD
Clearance Authorization Per shipment 50.00 USD for shipments with a commercial value of less than 1,000.00 USD and 120.00 USD for a shipment with invoice value of more than 1,000.00 USD
Depleted Bond Per shipment Minimum 20.00 USD
Other Government Agency Per shipment Minimum of 20.00 USD
Permits & Licenses Per shipment Minimum 20.00 USD
Clearance Data Modification Per shipment 50.00 USD
Release to Broker Per shipment 25.00 USD
Temporary Imports/Exports Per shipment 100.00 USD
Valid from January 1, 2019