02 Jun Customs Brokerage Business
Location: NY, New York
Industry: Freight Transportation Arrangement, Customs Brokers / Shipping Agents
Listing ID: 1239
This is a unique opportunity to acquire a long-standing leader in the customs brokerage and freight forwarding business. The business offers a full range of services, including customs brokerage, surety bonds, Import Security Filing (ISF), track and tracing, delivery coordination, and expedited cargo pick-ups and deliveries.
By consistently providing quality service and applying decades of institutional knowledge, the business has fostered a loyal and long-term client base. Three of its top four clients, for example, have been doing business with the firm for over 40 years.
The current owners are willing to stay on to help transition the the business. This would be and ideal business for an existing, large customs brokerage firm or a freight forwarding business interested in expanding its customs brokerage segment. Such a buyer would ideally have a customs brokerage license, a National Permit, C-TPAT certification, and knowledge of FDA processing.
Cash Flow: $373,353
Real Estate: (Not Included in Price)
Reason For Sale:
Training & Support:
The current owners would be willing to extend the standard 30-day free training period. They could train the prospective buyers on some specialized tasks and help migrate such tasks into any new system. The current owners would be willing to continue their employment in the business to oversee the transition and reassure clients of the continued quality of the business’ services.
Monthly Rent: Approx 7,000 / month
Type of Location: Office space rental in a professional building
Square Footage: 2,350
New owner could use additional space to add more staff and spread out staff. Possibly 400 to 500 more square feet