Customs Brokerage/Freight Forwarding
Founded in 1946 by John M. and Lillian C. Brining, John M. Brining, Co., Inc. is a Mobile, Alabama-based customs brokerage and freight forwarder with a pristine national reputation coupled with strong family values. In 2016, they became a subsidiary of Dunavant Logistics Group, adding in-house brokerage to the Dunavant portfolio of customer service offerings.
Whatever the unique circumstances of your business, we will clear your shipment through customs and all other necessary government agencies, meeting your individual needs and carefully following your specific instructions. Because you interact with only one individual when we manage your customs brokerage requirements, your shipment status is always readily available.
International Freight Forwarding
Our dedicated team analyzes your particular needs and identifies the shipping options that best ensure an efficient and economical delivery.
Cargo Consolidation and Charter Brokerage
Our services provide savings of your two most important assets: time and money. Whether you need to ship less than container load or are filling an entire vessel, we will apply our market knowledge and international network to create a financially and logistically effective shipping solution.
Agencies requiring freight clearance
- U.S Customs
- Coast Guard
- Food and Drug Administration
- Hazardous Waste
- Department of Fish and Wildlife
- Environmental Protection Agency
- Department of Transportation
- Public Health
- Centers for Disease Control
- Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
- Regulatory agencies at the city, county, state, and federal levels
- Normal Clearance
- Same Condition Drawback
- Manufacturer’s Drawback
- In Transit (In Bond)
- Foreign Trade Zone
- Temporary Importation Bond
- International Bonds (Continuous & Single Interaction)
- Cargo Insurance
- Import Mail Entries
- Vessel Supply Entries
- Banking Documents
Contact us for more information
John Hearne, Vice President
John M. Brining Co., Inc.
International Freight Management Services
C.H.B. No. 9183 F.M.C. No. 59-R
P.O. Box 403
Mobile, Alabama 36601