IMPORT / EXPORT
TROPHY SHIPPING AGENT
Operated nationally and headquartered in New York at JFK International Airport successfully provides customers with seamless cost effective solutions for their transportation needs.
Genus specializes in importing and exporting various commodities including but not limited to dry goods, wearing apparel, food stuffs, live animals, game trophies and luxury goods. With our extensive clearance experience and web of international agents Genus will handle all aspects of getting your shipment to your designated delivery destination.
Our Trophy Division has over 20 years of experience serving the hunting community.
is highly knowledgeable in the multiple regulations that apply to the importation of live animals and game trophies whether mounted or un-mounted, we work with the following government agencies that regulate the importation of both live animals and game & trophies:
Fish and Wildlife (USFWS)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Center for Disease Control (CDC)
Customs Border Protection (CBP)
*Each agency holds their own concerns for these imports.
Fish and Wildlife
(All wild species): Federal law enforcement division that regulates imported wildlife. They uphold US law as well as CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival.
(Warthog, Bushpig, Ostrich, Francolin, all birds): Ensuring animal product imports do not cause economic loss of the livestock and poultry industries and the associated rural agricultural community from infectious, genetic, and metabolic diseases.
(All primates, Porcupines, Civets, Springhare): Public health agency responsible to regulate non-human primates along with African rodents and civets. Imports of this nature must have an import permit or prove that it has been sufficiently processed to render it noninfectious.
(All international imports): Ensures that all agencies have been properly cleared and that the importation poses no threat to the USA as your Customs Broker we will guide you in what is needed for your import, as well as providing you with an overview of the process, permit requirements, shipping, clearance process, door delivery, cost estimates and present your import upon arrival for all government approvals.
As your Customs Broker we will guide you in what is needed for your import, as well as providing you with an overview of the process, permit requirements, shipping, clearance process, door delivery, cost estimates and present your import upon arrival for all government approvals.
WE KEEP YOU Hunting
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED to establish an account with Genus Logistics are found below. Send Completed documents to:
Email: [email protected] or by fax at 516-400-9787
Whether you are considering a hunt destination, have already booked a hunt, or immediately upon returning from your hunt please contact us at 718-790-0216.
This way we can inform you of the procedures involved in importing your specific trophy(ies), from the hunt area you have chosen, verify all necessary information, and advise you about what can be expected regarding your import/export for that region. We will also be able to ensure you are getting the best deal for your money.
Forms needed prior to your hunt:
Power of Attorney (POA):
A Power of Attorney is required to conduct customs business on your behalf. This is a CBP regulation. Please complete and return via fax, scan, or mail. Include copy of passport to validate POA information.
Required to finalize your entry and delivery info.
Forms needed to take on the hunt:
Give this form to your Outfitter/Professional Hunter so they will know how to forward your trophies to the U.S. for proper clearance.
Also leave these with your Outfitter/Professional Hunter so they can apply to your freight before forwarding.
Please contact us at 718-790-0216 when considering a hunt destination, when booking a hunt, or at the latest when you return from your hunt. This way we can inform you of what can be expected from the hunt area you have chosen and the procedures involved in importing your specific trophy(ies) for that region. We will also be able to ensure you are getting the best deal for your money.