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Global Trade

Every part of global trade can be done more efficiently. We scale best-in-class talent, processes, and tech to help your team optimize cost and speed.


Lower your costs.

Trade has many cost-lowering opportunities. Trade agreements, manufacturing regimes and proper classification are just a few ways to ensure effective and accurate duty management. Streamline your supply chain and develop measurable best practices.

Get to market faster.

Time is money. We eliminate bottlenecks in your supply chain, ensure accurate product classification, improve operational performance, and accelerate delivery/payment cycle times. You get to market ahead of the competition.

Free up resources.

The right partners free up valuable resources. That is our skill. When you strengthen your trade compliance program with our experts, you are better able to focus on your core competencies. We integrate with your supply chain and hit your targets. Consistently.

Drive your team’s results. With our team’s global trade experience.

Our regional teams support your local needs, whether it's managing European Union Intrastat, or meeting complex Hong Kong licensing requirements. We can help you obtain relief from duty and taxes through free trade agreements, special trade programs, Inward Processing Relief/Outward Processing Relief or IMMEX. You’ll maintain the lowest total landed cost for your end-to-end global supply chain.
Every time you trade. Everywhere you trade.

Global Trade Management Services

Import Operations

We help refine your global supply chain partnerships and all aspects of trade.

Export Operations

Achieve consistent compliance excellence. We’ll manage all export functions expertly.

Global Product Data Management

Develop a global clearance “passport” for all your products to reduce risk and cycle times.

U.S./Mexico Border Solutions

Mexico poses unique challenges. We help you reduce costs and the risk of penalties.

Master global trade challenges.
With all the talent, process, and technology you need.

Many businesses with a global footprint struggle with inconsistent practices and procedures at their various country locations. We can help you automate those processes with the right technology, and find the right people to ensure consistent compliance.

Be confident with definable, repeatable processes.

Your internal control processes are the backbone of your trade compliance program. We tailor airtight process solutions with control points and metrics to drive continuous improvement.

Automate for speed to market.

Automation is acceleration. Supported by accurate product data, automation is the key to staying informed and getting your shipments to supply chain partners and clients as quickly as possible.

Know you have the right people.

As your business grows, so do the challenges of staffing for international trade. Let us fill your team’s skill gaps. We augment your staff to ensure uncompromised performance wherever you trade.

We take care of the details.So you can focus on your business.

Global trade only grows in complexity. Our job is to manage those complexities so you don’t have to. The obstacles are many, and shifting continually. Worldwide suppliers and customers. Multiple business locations. A vast nexus of regulations and jurisdictions. There is security in working with experts who understand the risks, find solutions, and implement the opportunities. We do it all. At the highest level of competence. So you can focus on growth.

Foreign Supplier or Exporter

  • Restricted party screening
  • Classification
  • Document generation
  • Issue resolution
  • Shipment filing


  • Select carrier or freight forwarder
  • Book freight
  • Consolidate freight
  • Track shipments
  • Issue resolution


  • Unloading
  • Product location
  • Pick-n-Pack
  • Electronic location
  • Issue resolution
  • And more

International Carriers

  • Carrier management
  • Issue resolution
  • Track shipments
  • Bulk break
  • And more

Importer or Foreign Consignee

  • Broker management/filing
  • Issue resolution
  • Duty minimization and avoidance
  • Post-entry processing

A trusted partner. With global reach.

Scale. Experience. Talent. Relationships. Let Livingston help you get to market faster, stay ahead of the competition, and protect your bottom line. Our numbers will improve yours.

$2 billion

in duty overpayment saved by our top 10 clients every year

1.4 million

import customs entries managed annually

2.6 million

solicitations performed each year

2 million

denied party screenings performed annually


How can we help you?

Getting a quote is easy. Simply tell us what you want, and a Livingston representative will be in contact to advise you on the most efficient way to accomplish your requirements.
We are available 24 hours,
7 days a week.

CALL 1-800-837-1063