Customs Laboratory Services LLC, has the expertise, equipment and experience to run all "U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP)" lab tests on all types of imported footwear, handbags, jackets and anoraks, coated or laminated textile fabrics, etc. For samples requiring highly specialized analytical instrumentation, Customs Laboratory Services LLC works closely with a number of university and commercial labs to provide you with an accurate, HTS-responsive lab analysis in the shortest possible turnaround time.
For all lab analyses, Customs Laboratory Services LLC provides a written lab report that describes the sample, names the analysis methods used, and presents the test results clearly and concisely. If appropriate, our lab report will also include our opinion as to the item's HTS classification and rate of duty.
Customs Laboratory Services LLC regular turnaround time is about two to three weeks (10-15 business days), but if you require a faster turnaround time, we offer an expedited "PRIORITY" service which has a 3 business day turnaround time.
Why you should test:
U.S. Customs has many different classifications and duty rates, if your products are tested prior to importation, you can save your business money. We will analyze your footwear and other consumer softline products to determine the applicable HTS classification and duty rate. If the rate of the duty is higher than expected, we can help engineer your footwear to meet a lower duty rate.