6 Crucial Documents You Need to Ship Your Cargo Out of Texas 

Transporting cargo and dealing with customs can be a hefty amount of paperwork. In fact, so much of importing and exporting is about dealing with paperwork and ensuring compliance with varying regulations of different governments. Transporting cargo out of Texas means you must comply with several regulations and documentation.  Here’s what you need to know.  […]

The Role of a Customs Broker in International Trade and When World Affairs Get Rough

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The United States imports many goods from abroad. Everything from raw materials, oil, consumer goods, vehicles, and food is coming into the United States every day. At the same time, the U.S. is also a leading exporter, sending out petroleum, cars, integrated circuits, and more. This constant exchange of goods doesn’t happen magically; there is […]

The Tough Supply Chain Lessons We’ve Learned and Challenges Ahead in 2022

The economic front is vast. A myriad of factors, variables, and metrics compiled together might give insight into an economic forecast, but it’s not always that easy. The big picture is complicated. As a customs house broker, we’re on the frontlines of trade, which is only one component of the larger economy and the movement […]

The Semiconductor Shortage: 4 Mind-Boggling Effects on the Global Supply Chain

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Unless you work in specific industries, you may not have yet felt the ripple effects of the semiconductor shortage. Still, if you’ve been in the market for a new car, a shiny new laptop, a Tesla, or another electronic device, or a smart appliance, you may have noticed something is afoot. Space exploration and electric-car […]

Popular Imports and Common Costs of Importing Goods Into the United States 

On any given day millions of goods move across international borders to reach new destinations and new markets. Company owners know all too well the complicated nature of imports and exports and the paperwork and record-keeping involved. Every country is different and the United States has its own regulations and restrictions that must be followed […]

A Wild Year for Exports and Imports, Custom Brokers Assess Changes and the Year Ahead

Here at RM Custom House Brokers, Inc, we work with many business and enterprise owners that engage in the international market every day. The worldwide supply chains and trade laws and interactions have never been more complex and the year 2020 has certainly held many surprises. Aside from the many unforeseen adjustments that had to […]

The Importance of Importing and Exporting

Regardless of size, no nation can or will ever be completely self-sufficient. In fact, every country either needs or has raw materials from other countries. These components are then used to create products that either it needs or that are needed by other countries. Moreover, the US was found by explorers looking for new places […]

Importing And Exporting: You May Need To Hire Help

If you are deciding to implement importing and exporting into your business there are a lot of things you will need to consider. There are several things you should know when it comes to this process. If you do not have time to learn all the complicated details or do not have much experience with […]

The Rules of Importing and Exporting

It’s important to know the rules of importing and exporting to ensure customs clearance. It’s important to make sure that you’re up to par with the rules. If you’re looking to trade goods, it’s vital that you keep these things in mind. For those in El Paso, RM Customhouse Brokers are here to help. Goods Many people fail […]