Customs Brokers

Customs Brokers

These are licensed customhouse brokers that are permitted to conduct Customs business in the State of Hawaii. They are an important resource for international trade businesses and can help ensure your imports arrive smoothly. Regardless if the method of shipping is by air, land, or water, customs brokers serve as the middlemen to ensure all international procedures are followed. Customs brokers must be licensed by the United States Customs and Border Protection and they must show that they are knowledgeable of federal custom and border regulations.

A&L Customs Brokerage LLC

Lance R. Sato

1623-A Hart Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

Ph: (808) 517-4696

American Customs Brokerage Co.

Multi-lingual staff: Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Japanese, Korean, Filipino (Tagalog, Ilocano, and Pangasinan), and Tongan.
Services include:

  • Import – Customs Clearance
  • Export – Documentation and Coordination of shipments
  • Insurance – Marine and Air Cargo
  • Bonds – Customs Surety and Airport Security
  • Trucking/Storage – Arranging Inland Trucking, Delivery including Donded Cartage and storage
  • Inter-Island Shipping – Air and Barge Services

Alan Kojima

521 Ala Moana Blvd, #252
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Ph: (808) 537-6102

Daniel B. Kim

Daniel Kim

521 Ala Moana Blvd., #M417
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Ph: (808) 585-8501

GFH Global Hawaii LLC

Services include:

  • U.S. Customs clearance for air and ocean shipments
  • Coordination with steamship companies, airlines and freight forwarders on your behalf
  • Federal agency clearances – FDA, Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, USDA, FCC, DOT, EPA
  • Import declarations that any other U.S. government agencies may require

Gary Hamakawa

521 Ala Moana Blvd, #225
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Ph: (808) 523-0717

M. Bowers & Co. Inc.

Services include: 

  • Assistance with US customs import requirements
  • Assistance in foreign trade zone entries
  • Cargo insurance to cover shipment from loss while in transit to your warehouse
  • Customs service free initial consultations
  • Transmission of customs entry information electronically via automated broker interface

Michael Bowers

521 Ala Moana Blvd., #227
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Ph: (808) 538-6984

S.G. Lam, Customs Broker

Perry Lam

PO Box 3854
Honolulu, Hawaii 96812

Ph: (808) 531-3733
Fax: (808) 528-1991

S. Kido & Co. Inc.

We work as a go between our clients and US Customs and Border Protection (CBP). We strive to accommodate your unique needs in receiving your status information, receiving your cargo and arranging duty payment to CBP.
We are also able to assist you with options of cartage services capable of delivering your cargo direct to your door.
For neighbor island customers, we are able to assist you with options of forwarding methods of your cargo to the neighbor islands via ocean barge or air service.

Corey Yama

521 Ala Moana Blvd., #209
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Ph: (808) 537-9511

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