Monthly Archives: September 2014

Dealing with Customs Doesn’t Have to Be Scary

September 15, 2014 - Unishippers

Remember that intense scene in Argo where the trapped group of foreigners is waiting in the Tehran airport while the customs agents are scrutinizing their passports and everyone is anxiously waiting to see if they clear and are able to board the intlimageflight and escape impending doom?

Okay, so shipping internationally and dealing with customs isn’t that intense, but it can be a scary concept – especially for those who rarely ship internationally. It can be hard to work with Customs, especially if you are working with a country that is not technologically advanced, has a high crime rate, or is experiencing some political unrest. Continue reading