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Customs Brokerage & International Freight Forwarding Services

The University of California has Systemwide Agreements for Customs Brokerage & International Freight Forwarding Services with American Cargo Services (ACS) and Stevens Global Logistics (SGL) to clear import and export shipments through U.S. Customs and provide freight-forwarding services.

This page provides contact information when you are advised by the UCR Shipping to contact the Customs Brokerage & International Freight Forwarding Services companies directly.

  • Exports: UCR Shipping handles most outgoing shipments destined for foreign countries and then passes the shipment to one of UC's contracted freight forwarding companies, where the items are cleared through U.S. Customs and booked with a carrier for transport.
  • Imports: Customs Brokerage & International Freight Forwarding companies clears incoming goods from foreign countries through U.S. Customs and forwards the shipment to UCR Receiving.   When the shipment arrives, UCR Receiving will:
    • Notify departments when goods arrive
    • Schedule delivery to designated campus location

Contact information

First: Always contact UCR Shipping prior to processing shipments outside the United States. The Shipping Coordinator will advise you if you need to contact American Cargo Services (ACS) or Stevens Global Logistics (SGL) directly about your shipment.

Bill Norman
UCR Shipping and Receiving Supervisor

Second: If the UCR Shipping Coordinator asks you to contact American Cargo Services (ACS) or Stevens Global Logistics (SGL),use the information below:

American Cargo Services, Inc.
7800 Convoy Court
San Diego CA 92111
Local: (858) 565-4125
Toll free: (800) 508-4888 
Email: UC@acssan.com

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Stevens Global Logistics
7345 Mission Gorge Road, Suite 1
San Diego CA 92120
Local: (619) 398-2138
Toll free: (866) 704-2485
Email: UCOP@stevensglobal.com

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