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Your most valued logistics partner


Cole International’s Trade Consulting department grew out of a desire to serve our customers more comprehensively.

For companies who need more than customs brokerage services, our Consulting team analyzes your operations for both risk and opportunity, creating solutions tailored directly to your needs.

Are you:

  • Paying too much duty?
  • Unsure if you can use a Free Trade Agreement?
  • Being audited?
  • Dealing with penalties?
  • In need of training and instruction?
  • Planning a large scale project move?

Our Trade Consulting team can help with all of this and more.

Your business has unique needs and circumstances—our approach is as unique as you are.

Our most common offerings are Free Trade support, audit response, and duty recovery. But that is not where it ends.

Cole’s Trade Consulting team is ready to support you with:

  • Risk analysis
  • Free Trade qualification exercises
  • Duty drawbacks, duty recovery
  • Instruction and guidance
  • Creating customs compliance manuals and training tools
  • Webinars and training
  • In-house placement
  • Analysis of your logistics process to determine what you can improve to increase compliance and reduce risk
  • Customs brokerage and compliance services for large scale project moves

Cole’s Trade Consulting team gets involved with your business and process. We create flexible solutions tailored to your needs and goals. Let’s get started today to identify your greatest risks and opportunities.

The true value of our team of trade consultants is how much we know and how hard we’re willing to work for you. Combining unparalleled experience with a tireless commitment to each customer, Cole International works hard to be your most valued logistics partner.

Learn how we can help with…

Canadian Customs & Compliance
U.S. Customs & Compliance
Free Trade Agreements
Project Logistics

Want to understand the terminology our consultants use? 

We break down the logistics language in these easy-to-follow infographics.


  Certificates of Origin                  Free Trade Agreements                   I got a penalty from customs Now What                  The Importers Guide to Maintaining Records US and Canada                  The Laymans Guide to Tariff Classification  

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