Fish and Shellfish Industry


Fish and Shellfish IndustryAs one of Canada's largest customs brokers for fish and seafood, Pacific Customs Brokers ALWAYS OPEN culture will assist you in getting your time sensitive shipments to market on time. We understand the serious consequences of service delays at a customs entry point for your highly perishable goods.

Pacific Customs Brokers can assist with following:

  • Updating and maintaining your mandatory Fish License from the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
  • Daily interaction with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) to ensure the most up-to-date accuracy of information.
  • Educational seminars and workshops directed at teaching importers customs compliance, thus reducing any penalties and fines issued by Canada Border Services Agency and U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
  • Educate suppliers through site visits, seminars and workshop invitations.
  • Work with carriers to assist them in expediting the customs release process on shipments entering the country.
  • 24/7 LIVE Reception Team available to answer your calls 24 hours, 7 days per week.

Contact Us for Fish and Shellfish Shipments

Challenges often experienced by fish and seafood importers are as follows:

  • Unclear or incorrect documentations
  • Late shipment changes, including quantities and/or value
  • Late entry notification of customs transaction's number for the Department of Fisheries and Ocean Fish Import Notification.

Pacific Customs Brokers has a long list of clients in the Fish and Seafood Industry including:

  • Seafood wholesalers
  • Fish brokers
  • Fish store retailers
  • Seafood processors
  • Aquaculture growers