About KSA International Inc.
KSA International was established in 1946 in Kyoto as a customs broker specializing in handling special cargo for the Ministry of Defense. The company was certified as an Authorized Economic Operator (Customs Broker) in 2009, whose many registered customs specialists provide reliable one-stop services from customs clearance to customs bonds.
International Freight Forwarding KSA International takes care of your shipment safely and surely by utilizing our global networks covering more than 80 countries using various modes of transportation, which includes air, ocean and rail services. At KSA International, we offer a variety of transportation arrangements to meet your business needs, such as reducing costs with buyer consolidation and reducing lead times with express services. In addition to transporting freight in and out of Japan, we can also make use of our global network to arrange trilateral transport, such as cross-border transport by truck, in addition to air and sea transport.
Air and Sea Transportation Requests for logistics are becoming more sophisticated and need quick action. KSA International Inc. hires IATA certified employees and enhance our global and domestic networks in order to meet these requirements. Our staff at each airport offices also carry out other legal applications procedures and inspections, such as quarantine of food items, animals, and plants. In addition, our trading experts, who have an outstanding track record of performance with trading companies and manufacturers, work to eliminate any waste, excess, and inconsistencies from the client’s point of view and provide full support for efficient and optimal logistics.
SERVICES Special Cargo Our logistics experts, with their wealth of experience, transport special cargo safely and reliably. Special cargo is our specialty. Leave it all up to us—we handle freight for Japan’s Ministry of Defense, as well as integrated transport of chemicals such as explosives, paints, and adhesives, and frozen cargo. We offer safe, reliable success in obtaining tax exemptions for specific use for transport and customs clearing of parts and materials such as aircraft and rockets. We also provide advice and undertake applications on behalf of clients for documents such as export license applications, import approval applications, explosives import license applications, and so on. We handle special requests as a matter of course, in a safe and reliable fashion. We are a group of logistics experts who take great pride in our specialty. Cargo Inspection for Items to be delivered to MOD (Ministry of Defence) KSA International hires MOD veterans and inspect items very precisely, such as quantity, appearance, cosmetic damages and so on with cross-checking with MOD contract documents. 02 Tax Exemption Customs Clearance Japanese customs has a specialy duty exemption rule for items to be used aircraft, rocket and so on, which KSA International is very familiar with. We contribute our customers to save additional expenses by utilizing this special rule. 03 Application Service In order for our clients to save time and expenses, KSA International prepares and submits legal documents on their behalf. Applications for import and export license, explosive approval, high-pressure gas approval and so on. 04 KSA Supports at Clients’ Office KSA International has our own employee station at our clients’ offices in order to support their logistics arrangement as well as to select best services to match with the clients logistics needs. 05 Special Cargo Based on our wealth of experience, we offer safe and reliable transportation for freight requiring special expertise to transport, including explosives, chemicals such as paints and adhesives, and frozen freight