Are you getting ready to import your first Amazon FBA order? Deciding between Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers? First things first, you need to decide your shipping method.
Use couriers (DHL, FedEx, etc.) for packages less than 150 kg, costing you about $6/kg. Use air shipping for anything between 150 kg and 500kg, costing you about $4/kg. Use ocean freight for anything above 500 kg, costing you about $0.50/kg.
Forwarders & Brokers 101
We always suggest using licensed and bonded Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers. We use and love the company Flexport!
Check out our complete guide on “The Best Freight Forwarders & Customs Brokers for Amazon FBA”: https://junglescout.grsm.io/Freight-Forwarders-Customs-Brokers