Paxton, Shreve & Hays Inc. has been serving the general public since 1934 as the oldest and largest full service customs house brokerage firm in San Diego. Our licensed, experienced and multilingual personnel can assist you in the following areas of service:
We are CTPAT, TSA and HAZMAT certified.
U.S. CUSTOMS HOUSE BROKERS
FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION
IATA APPROVED AIR CARGO AGENT:
Paxton, Shreve and Hays, Inc. is one of the oldest and most experienced Custom House Brokers in San Diego. We have been licensed by the Treasury Department for over 70 Years to serve the public in clearance of imported merchandise.
We offer both full and protective services for all types of oceangoing vessels, including cargo and passenger operations. Our staff is available 24 hours a day/7 days a week. We can be contacted with e-mail or fax. Our knowledge of the industry and the close relationship Paxton, Shreve and hays, Inc. has with government agencies is world renown.
We will expertly handle all of your international air, ocean and truck shipments. We are registered IATA agents and have a staff of fully qualified personnel to insure your company receives the ultimate in air, ocean and truck freight services.
We can provide a highly competitive range of cargo insurance solutions to the risks faced by our clients.
In November, 2004 Paxton, Shreve & Hays, Inc. was certified by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as C-TPAT compliant. U.S. Customs and Border Protection validated Paxton, Shreve & Hays, Inc. as meeting current CBP C-TPAT guidelines providing our customers a reliable, safe and secure cargo transportation system.
Paxton, Shreve & Hays, Inc. encourages importers to join C-TPAT and is prepared to assist our clients on any question regarding the C-TPAT program. Please contact our San Diego office for details. The minimum security criteria for importers and container security procedures by CBP are available on the following web site
Customs-Trade partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is a joint government - business initiative to build cooperative relationships that strengthen overall supply chain and border security. (C-TPAT) recognizes that Customs can provide the highest level of security only through close cooperation with the ultimate owners of the supply chain, importers, carriers, brokers, warehouse operatives and manufacturers. Customs is thereby asking businesses to ensure the integrity of their security guidelines to their business partners within the supply chain. For detailed information about C-TPAT and instructions on how to join, see the following link.
San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce
Los Angeles Customs Brokers & Freight Forwarders Association
American Association of Exporters & Importers
National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America
U.S. Customs & Border Protection
The International Air Transport Association