Our mission

“Our mission in serving the Customs Brokers, Forwarders and the Trade Community as a whole, is to act as a forum for the interchange of ideas, promote greater knowledge and understanding among its members, encourage unity of purpose, ideals and ethics in addition to disseminating information of interest to the community and our members while advocating on their behalf.”

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Membership benefits

Monthly meetings with industry professionals and community leaders

Special rates on tabletop displays at our tradeshows and events

Significantly increase your visibility by way of exclusive sponsorships

Participation in numerous industry-related committees

About us

The Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association, Inc. was founded in 1960 by a handful of Miami brokers & forwarders. FCBF has since grown into the most influential and active representative body of the Florida freight forwarding and customs brokerage community.

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Latest news

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A Customs Brokerage New Location
It is with great pleasure that we announce that as of Monday, the 25th of February, A Customs Brokerage headquarters will be operating in a new facility located in the logistics hub of Miami, Doral - the premier place to live, work and play.
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CBP’s 21st Century Customs Framework
BP has identified six key themes for which CBP seeks public input:...
Image FCBF Legal Report – February 20, 2019
FCBF Legal Report – February 20, 2019
Trade Remedies - Congress is directing product-specific exclusions from the section 301 additional tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports. The List 3 tariffs now at 10% are scheduled to increase to
Image Farewell Mr. John Ballestero
Farewell Mr. John Ballestero
It is with a heavy heart that we share the sad news of the untimely death of Mr. John Ballestero this week.
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US-Canada Sea container Cleanliness
Invasive pests hitchhike around the globe in and on the agricultural products we import. They also travel on and in the millions of rail wagons, trailers and sea cargo containers that crisscross our oceans and continents on trains, trucks and ships.
Image Andrew Margolis Farewell Letter
Andrew Margolis Farewell Letter
Dear FCBF Members and Friends, After 32 years with the FMC, the past 23 as the South Florida Representative, I decided to retire effective earlier this year. It was truly an honor representing the FMC all of these years.