Importer of record

1. What is an Importer of record?

Importer of record (also known as non-resident importer NRI) is an entity who is responsible for:

  • Making certain the imported products abide by local law and regulation
  • Ensuring the goods are accurately documented
  • Paying the import duties and other taxations
  • Clearing smoothly the goods through customs
  • Delivering the products to final destination

2. What will Coco Trans LLC do as IOR?

The importation of goods into Vietnam carries with it many and various statutory obligations related to duties, licences, accurate entry documents and other legal matters that are enforced by the Customs. In order to import your products to Vietnam, it is essential that you would first need to establish a company and get some licences before you could start importing.

You are looking to import your products to Vietnam, but are not ready to set up a company just yet. If that is the case, Coco Trans would offer you an Importer of Record service whereby you can import your products by using our licences. In other words, we will provide you with a legal entity to act as an Importer of Record. This will save the client cost and time as the process of establishing can last 5-6 months, then it can take months to obtain all the necessary licences for importing.

Should you do not have the time to wait or you wish to import goods only a few times, it is advisable to use an importer of record.

3. Introduction about Coco Trans LLC

Coco Trans LLC is a dynamic provider of innovative and sustainable logistics and Vietnam market entry solutions. We offer services such as:

  • Importer of record
  • Airfreight
  • Sea Freight
  • Land Freight Services
  • Customs Clearance
  • Proclamation of products
  • Declaration of conformity
  • Exhibit services