As your global supply chain grows, so do the challenges you face managing risk and cost. Perhaps you've considered foreign trade zones as a way to address risk while reducing duties, import taxes and fees, but felt you lacked the expertise and weren't sure about the investment. We can help.
UPS Zone Solutions, an experienced leader in FTZ for more than 20 years, offers a comprehensive set of FTZ solutions—from consultation, to FTZ systems implementation, to foreign-trade zone administration, to complete end-to-end FTZ warehousing—to help you improve visibility, increase compliance, manage costs, and improve service levels.
We can assess your specific situation and needs, and provide feedback regarding whether FTZ is right for you, and which FTZ solution will best meet your needs.
You might have been considering an FTZ for a while. We can help you determine if it makes sense for your business. In fact, if you already have a warehouse you may only need our help to ensure it's set up properly for FTZ processing. Once operating, we can manage all FTZ-related transactions. We monitor and reconcile all transactions entering and exiting in order to improve compliance.
Proper FTZ operations can provide a number of benefits:
Goods sent to Gateway FTZs undergo rigorous audits and validations before entering the United States, helping to improve compliance and minimize risk. Gateway FTZs can help you consolidate goods into a single customs entry, helping to minimize entry and merchandise processing fees and taxes.
UPS Zone Solutions currently offers Gateway FTZ through four gateways: Dallas, Los Angeles, New York (JFK), and Chicago.
UPS Zone Solutions, in conjunction with UPS Global Logistics and Distribution, can provide a complete FTZ experience. Our turnkey solution includes FTZ managed services, along with providing, and managing, the warehousing space for your merchandise. Our warehouse services can optimize your distribution process, while our FTZ managed servicse can help you take full advantage of the compliance and cost improvements attainable through an FTZ program.
UPS Zone Solutions can help you navigate FTZs compliantly and mitigate supply chain risks as your profits grow.Learn MoreOpen the link in a new window
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