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Customs Bonds

Tokio Marine HCC writes customs and transportation related bonds.


U.S. Customs Border Protection requires all importers, specific workers and businesses operating in and around ports of entry to post a customs bond. These bonds guarantee the payment of any import duties and taxes and ensure compliance with all the laws regulating entry into the United States, in addition to related services involving storage and security.

Summary of coverage 

Tokio Marine HCC writes Custom Bond Types including but not limited to:

  • Continuous Import Bond (Activity Code 1)
  • Continuous Bonded Warehouse/ Carrier/ CFS (Activity Code 2)
  • Continuous AMS/ International Carrier (Activity Code 3)
  • Continuous Foreign Trade Zone (Activity Code 4)
  • Continuous Airport Security (Activity Code 11)
  • Duty Drawback (Activity Code 1A)
  • Carnets
  • BMC-84/ Freight Broker
  • Ocean Transportation Intermediaries (OTI/ FF/NVOCC)
  • Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • SDDC Military Movers
  • Court Cost
  • Other custom bonds

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why choose tmhcc

Why choose Tokio Marine HCC?

Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group with offices in the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Europe, transacting business in approximately 180 countries and underwriting more than 100 classes of specialty insurance.

More about us Financial strength

For agent use only. Tokio Marine HCC’s surety bonds are underwritten by American Contractors Indemnity Company, Texas Bonding Company, United States Surety Company and U.S. Specialty Insurance Company.

Not all products, coverages, or features may be available in all states.  Restrictions, exclusions, limitations, and conditions apply and you should see your agent for more information. Certain products and services are provided through non-admitted insurance carriers and are not subject to certain State Guaranty Funds.