AMAC

Customs & logistics

Borderless Logistics

​ We assist your business by ensuring the finite resources you outlay on Customs, logistics and freight forwarding are allocated efficiently and effectively.

1352

Successful projects

820

International Transactions

532

Interstate Transactions

40

Years of experience

At AMAC Customs & Logistics we provide tangible solutions to our clients import & export freight forwarding and international supply chain needs. We integrate our experienced team seamlessly into our clients’ business to tailor a bespoke and competitive freight solution for every client – big or small, frequent or one-off – a one-stop Customs and logistics solution.

AMAC Customs & Logistics are a proudly 100% Australian owned and operated local small business supporting other Australian businesses who want to reach increasingly interconnected global markets and we are capable of moving anything, anywhere, anytime. We go to the lengths that others won’t in order to move what others can’t, while our combined 25+ years of industry experience and on-going training help to save you time and expense as well as the legal problems that may arise doing it yourself. We negotiate with service providers to get the best rates available, with full written quotes available prior to shipping for peace of mind.

While our global connectivity, professional skillset and accumulated experience are great assets, we operate in an industry that demands impeccable customer service. Our primary focus at all times are our clients – sitting down with them to investigate what they need from AMAC Customs & Logistics in order to reach their own business goals is a key step towards ensuring our service remains focussed on a return on investment and increasing our clients competitive advantage. We know each of our clients by name, not a number, and further strengthening these relationships drives us to exceed our clients’ expectations.

Air Freight

AMAC Customs & Logistics can handle all your air freight needs via our global network of agents. Direct or transhipped schedules available with a flexible range of services offered at each airport. Our clients benefit from our strong relationships with all airlines allowing a solution to be found for any consignment.

  • Import / export freight forwarding
  • Full costings available prior to shipping
  • Pick-up, packing and transport to airport
  • Door-to-door service if required
  • Unit Load Devices (ULD’s) available for wide-body routes (AKE, DQF, PMC and more)
  • Perishable (chilled & frozen) and general commodity types
  • Use of digital tools – eID’s, NVDs, QR’s, microdots, RFID, GPS & more – to track and to prove provenance of your product from farm gate or winery through the supply chain to the end consumer
  • Liaise with airlines for best freight options and rates
  • Consolidation services to save on freight costs
  • Letters of Credit (LC’s)
  • Storage for long or short terms
  • Airside attendance for loading/unloading of project air freight cargo
  • Air charters and hand carry options – domestic and international
  • Dangerous Goods qualified (DG), hazardous, sensitive and fragile cargo
  • Servicing all states, cities and regions in Australia – remote area specialists – through our established network of agents and service providers
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Sea Freight

AMAC Customs & Logistics can handle all your sea freight needs via our global network of agents. Direct or transhipped schedules available with a range of services offered at each port. Our clients benefit from our strong relationships with all shipping lines allowing a solution to be found for any consignment.

  • Import / Export freight forwarding
  • Full costings available prior to shipping
  • 20’/40’ FCL (Full Container Load), LCL (Less than Container Load), Flat Racks, Open Tops and 45’ Rail containers – weekly sailings on offer
  • Pick-up, packing, crating, palletising and transport to wharf
  • Door-to-door service if required
  • Liaise with shipping lines for best freight options and rates
  • Perishable and general commodity types
  • Use of digital tools – eID’s, NVDs, QR’s, microdots, RFID, GPS & more – to track and to prove provenance of your product from farm gate or winery through the supply chain to the end consumer
  • Letters of Credit (LC’s)
  • Storage for short or long terms
  • Shipping containers for sale – 20’ and 40’ (6m & 12m), flat-racks, reefers and open tops
  • Wharfside attendance for loading/unloading of project sea freight cargo
  • Sea vessel charters – domestic and international
  • Dangerous Goods (DG), hazardous, sensitive and fragile cargo
  • Servicing all states, cities and regions in Australia – remote area specialists – through our established network of agents and service providers
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Customs Clearance

AMAC Customs & Logistics offer a comprehensive Customs clearance process for all commodities being imported or exported, allowing our clients to have peace of mind that their consignments are compliant with applicable laws and that their cargo is being moved as efficiently through the Australian border as possible.

  • Department of Home Affairs (Customs) import and export clearance declarations
  • Customs import and export permits for all commodities
  • Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (Quarantine) clearance
  • BICON assessment for import and export quarantine permits
  • Consulting prior to importation/exportation to ensure all steps taken to comply with local and foreign requirements
  • Up-to-the-minute reference material through investment in leading software systems
  • Duty minimisation through expert analysis by our in-house Customs brokers and use of tariff concession orders (TCO’s), Schedule 4 concessions and other methods as required
  • Using Free Trade Agreements (FTA’s) and Certificates of Origin (CoO’s) for shipments from FTA partner countries to reduce duty through preferential tariffs
  • Wine Equalisation Tax (WET), Luxury Car Tax (LCT), Goods and Services Tax (GST), GST deferral
  • Valuation assistance to meet international and Australian requirements
  • Landed costings from door-to-door
  • Unaccompanied Personal Effects shipments (UPE’s)
  • Duty refunds, rebates, remissions and drawbacks
  • TRADEX Orders for cash-flow management to minimise up-front duty/GST payment on imported goods that are then exported
  • Anti-Dumping and Anti-Countervailing Duty assessments
  • Australia Post clearances
  • Incoterms 2010
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Transport & Logistics

Any successful business will acknowledge the crucial importance of effectively organised logistics. They understand that implementing a logistics plan is a key element in keeping pace with customer demands and outperforming competitors.

Allow AMAC Customs & Logistics to arrange all of your third party logistics (3PL) requirements through our network of strategically selected distribution centres that help our clients expand and access new geographical areas.

  • Servicing all states, cities and regions in Australia – remote area specialists – through our established network of agents and service providers
  • Full costings available prior to shipping
  • Coastal shipping by sea, domestic air freight options for time sensitive cargo
  • Road and rail transport options within Australia
  • 3PL warehousing options – general freight or Dangerous Goods (DG), hazardous, sensitive and fragile cargo
  • Use of digital tools – eID’s, NVDs, QR’s, microdots, RFID, GPS & more – to track and to prove provenance of your product from farm gate or winery through the supply chain to the end consumer
  • Inventory management through our in-house software
  • Cold chain logistics available as needed at origin and destination
  • Custom crating available
  • Overseas or local distribution centre support
  • Pick and pack options for all commodities with national distribution
  • Tracking and tracing available, Proof of Delivery (POD’s) available as needed
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Global Trade Compliance

 AMAC Customs & Logistics can handle the complex tasks involved in global trade compliance by providing in-depth reporting, advice and analysis of all consignments on a recurring or ad hoc basis. This requires in-depth research and monitoring of political climates on a global scale to ensure compliance with all required stakeholders in our clients international supply chain.

  • Global agency network allows understanding of the many and varied legislative regulations in countries around the world
  • Risks globally are mutable and only manageable by the continued professional training and accreditation that our team members undertake
  • Defence Export Control Office (DECO) / Dual Use and Strategic Goods (DSGL) / Sanction countries and other intergovernmental compliance issues
  • Manage Customs and Quarantine audits with clients
  • Secure and confidential document retention
  • Up-to-the-minute reference material through investment in leading software systems
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

International Supply Chain Management

 

Supply chains are complex and sensitive and must be ready to quickly adapt to changes on both the supply side and the demand side, without which a supply chain can not ensure high value to its stakeholders. AMAC Customs & Logistics are experienced in analysing a supply chain, identifying weaknesses and strengths and executing a supply chain management strategy to suit any client, helping them create value by reducing costs, improving efficiency and delivering the product at the right time, right place and right price point.

  • Dynamic supply chain analysis of existing or proposed trade lanes to ensure resources are best allocated to achieve our clients’ goals
  • Assistance segmenting customers, customising logistics network, aligning demand planning, managing sources of supply and developing supply chain-wide strategies to support decision making
  • Global supply chain logistics management and data analytics
  • Use of digital tools – eID’s, NVDs, QR’s, microdots & more – to prove provenance of your product from farm gate or winery through the supply chain to the end consumer
  • LEAN, Agile and other supply chain management principles
  • Assistance gaining Australian Trusted Trader (ATT) status
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Aviation & Military Logistics

 

The rapid and safe transfer of materiel from supplier to airport/wharf and on to remote bases around Australia is essential for our clients to support ongoing deployments to oil and gas rigs or to respond effectively to search and rescue (SAR) situations or to provide emergency medical services (EMS) to our regions. Our experience allows logistics decisionmakers to gain expedited delivery times resulting in significant savings, improved readiness and unit flexibility. AMAC Customs & Logistics are experienced and skilled in the movement of aviation and military cargo between our existing client base in Australia and their suppliers overseas.

  • Dedicated 24/7/365 Aircraft On Ground (AOG) contact for urgent consignments – call Aaron on +61 426 447 582 with a network of agents available as needed for collection or delivery
  • Long standing relationships with aviation sector clients
  • Significant experience handling avionics, engines, gearboxes, military equipment and other very high value cargo
  • Full costings available prior to shipping
  • Defence Export Control Office (DECO) / Dual Use and Strategic Goods (DSGL) / Sanction countries
  • Vessel and aircraft charters for breakbulk cargo
  • Servicing all states, cities and regions in Australia – remote area specialists – through our established network of agents and service providers
  • Road and air delivery options within Australia including air-ride and tailgate trucks
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Project / Out Of Gauge Cargo

 

When it comes to project movements, our expert team assures the proper handling and safety of your cargo from origin to destination with optimum transport options and transit times with access to a large and diverse range of service providers. AMAC Customs & Logistics offer complete end-to-end project management options for any oversize, breakbulk, out of gauge (OOG) and project consignments and can assist in streamlining our clients project supply chains.

  • Vessels, yachts and aircraft under own power
  • Motor vehicles, agricultural machinery and other roll on/roll off (RORO) cargo
  • Oil / gas field / mining equipment
  • CPD & ATA Carnets and temporary imports for fairs and exhibitions, races and trade shows
  • Full costings available prior to shipping
  • Assistance to Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) clients with project logistics needs
  • Bulk commodities – cement clinker, timber & petroleum products, just to name a few
  • Servicing all states, cities and regions in Australia – remote area specialists – through our established network of agents and service providers
  • And more… get in touch to hear how we can help your business grow

Customer Service

Giving the right advice at the right time is the result of analysing our clients needs to assess where they are and where they would like to be. As a 100% independent business, our clients can rest assured that there is never a conflict of interest and the advice we give is in their best interests, not ours.

AMAC Customs & Logistics prides itself on its commitment to customer service. This means we get to know their business, their current freight forwarding and supply chain arrangements and their current roadblocks and create bespoke solutions so that our clients can reach their business goals and increase their bottom line.

A doctor can bury his mistakes, but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.”

Frank Lloyd Wright

AMAC Customs & Logistics on the other hand will deliver your finished product

Contact us

Leave us a note and we will get back to you for a free consultation

  • +61 426 447 582
  • aaron@amaccustoms.com.au
  • Busselton Margaret River Regional Airport