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Customs User Fees Increased for Inflation

Dear Friends and Customers,

 U.S. Customs and Border Protection has issued a final rule adjusting the following customs user fees and limitations for inflation for fiscal year 2020. These adjustments will take effect on October 1, 2019.

The MPF ad valorem rate of 0.3464% will NOT change

NEW Minimum $26.29 (previous Minimum $26.22)

NEW Maximum $519.76 (previous Maximum $508.70)

 New $2.14 fee for Informal Entry or Release

New $3.21 subcharge for Manual Entry or Release

New $5.89 fee for dutiable mail


Below Customs & Border Protection link for your reference:

 Federal Register Notice:



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