TecEx offers non-resident Importer of Record services for over 195 countries and territories.
We provide instant quotes, and hands-on, highly tax efficient Importer of Record services.
Shipping technology equipment globally is complex for even the most experienced logistics experts. This type of IT hardware is highly regulated, requiring extensive import permits and, in most countries, a local Importer of Record (known for short as
IOR) is required. Without specialist knowledge these valuable assets are bound to end up stuck in customs causing unforeseen and costly delays.
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TecEx is a project manager, Importer of Record and compliance partner to large high tech corporates and multinationals. We provide a complete solution to enable the movement of high value, large scale technology components cross-border in over 195 countries and territories.
What is IOR? Some may call us a shipper of record. Others, a foreign importer of record and ultimate consignee. But no matter what name you use, being an Importer of Record is our core business as we act on your behalf to apply for all required import permits and licenses and arrange brokerage, clearance and local delivery in the destination country.
When using our Importer of Record services the clearance and filing is done in the name of TecEx. As a result all tax payments and associated risk lies with us. It’s our business to ensure complete import compliance to guarantee smooth and efficient IOR customs clearance and IOR logistics, every time.
TecEx provides corporates and multinationals with a full door-to-door service through which we:
Our simple process will empower you to grow your business in over 195 countries and territories with just one click.
And how long it should take
Use our online IOR services customer portal to generate a comprehensive landed cost quote, including a Duty and Tax estimate, at the click of a button. On acceptance of the quote, simply submit your completed Commercial Invoice with all relevant HS codes to begin the Customs pre-approval process.
Our team of experts will identify any special country or part-specific import permits, licenses or compliance requirements and apply for these on your behalf. On approval, detailed shipping instructions will be sent to you.
TecEx will act as your Importer of Record to ensure compliant, efficient and hassle-free customs clearance.
In over 195 countries and territories, we are able to apply on your behalf for an Import VAT/Tax refund post clearance.
HIGH VALUE. HIGH RISK.
IN OUR SAFE HANDS.
PRO-ACTIVE IOR SERVICES THAT
WILL MAKE YOU SMILE.
Over 195 destinations
Importer of Record
and VAT Recovery
Importer of Record only
As an Importer of Record, Delivery Duty Paid or DDP solutions form part of our offering. With these capabilities in place,
TecEx pays for the total costs associated with transporting your cargo all the way to your buyers’ door. Making us fully
responsible for the goods until they are received by the buyer. These responsibilities include paying for shipping costs, as well as simplifying
the entire process by being in charge of every step along the way (e.g. compliance assessment, customs clearance, storage and warehousing).
The benefits of DDP Importer of Record services include IOR expert risk management and the ability to precisely project the landed cost,
including all taxes and fees.
Using an Importer of Record will enable you to:
TecEx will also provide you with a dedicated client services executive whose job it will be to personally oversee each and every shipment. This will be your primary point of contact for any information you cannot pull off our customer portal.