Canada Shipping Documents

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Required Documentation - Northbound
Document Required May Be Required
Bill of Lading with noted Customs Broker name/ph#         X  
Commercial Invoice and Canada Customs (if shipment is valued at CDN $1,600+)         X  
Shipper's Export Declaration (necessary for commodities requiring validated export license)                     X
USMCA/CUSMA Certificate of Origin (required for preferential duty treatment if manufactured in US, Canada or Mexico)                     X
Import/Export License (regulated goods)                     X
Transportation & Exportation (T&E) Customs Bond                     X
Packing Slip (recommended for all shipments)                     X
Required Documentation - Southbound
Document Required May Be Required
Bill of Lading with noted Customs Broker name/ph#         X  
Commercial Invoice         X  
Shipper's Export Declaration (necessary for commodities requiring validated export license)                     X
CUSMA/USMCA Certificate of Origin (required for preferential duty treatment if manufactured in US, Canada or Mexico)                     X
Import/Export License (regulated goods)                     X
Immediate Transportation (IT) Customs Bond                      X
Packing Slip (recommended for all shipments)                     X
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Old Dominion Freight Line has been in the freight business for over 80 years. In that time, we've learned to leverage state-of-the-art processes and technologies to help our domestic and international shipping clients manage their cargo and freight more efficiently and expediently.