Correctly Filing a Temporary Importation under Bond (TIB)

A TIB or “Temporary Importation under Bond” may be used to import certain goods duty free into the United States for a limited period of time (goods listed in subheadings 9813.00.05 through 9813.00.75 of the HTSUS). Instead of paying duties, the importer simply posts a bond for twice the amount of duty, taxes, etc. that would otherwise be owed on.. Read More


Bi-National Federal Inspection Services Facility Inauguration – Laredo

Congressman Henry Cuellar and representatives from the City of Laredo inaugurated a brand new, state-of-the-art Bi-National Federal Inspection Services (FIS) facility that will serve as a Mexican Customs pre-clearance facility for air cargo in Laredo, Texas, at the Laredo International Airport. This inauguration comes after the authorization of the “Cargo Pre-Inspection Program,” an agreement that permits U.S. Customs and Border Protection.. Read More


September 2015 Trade Events Recap

International Trade Day – Rochester, NY, USA Daniel B. Hastings, III, VP at Daniel B. Hastings, Inc., spoke at the International Trade Day hosted by Mohawk Global Trade Advisors at the Casa Larga Winery in Rochester, NY, on September 17, 2015.Daniel B. Hastings, III speaking at the International Trade Day on September 17, 2015.Dan spoke about how moving freight across the.. Read More


Daniel B. Hastings – Business of the Year

Daniel B. Hastings, Inc. was named the “2015 Small Business of the Year” by the Laredo Chamber of Commerce (LCC) on June 24th, 2015. The award was presented in recognition of Daniel B. Hastings, Inc.’s substantial growth and the positive impact its leadership has on the business community in Laredo, Texas. Daniel B. Hastings, Inc. has been a key player in the.. Read More