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Ship confidently to the U.S. and around the world with Purolator’s suite of international courier services.

Our top U.S. and International shipping features

Shipping globally is streamlined and stress-free with our solutions.

Purolator Trade Assistant

A self-serve, online tool that provides an easy way to ensure compliance.

  • Obtain harmonized system codes required for customs paperwork
  • Estimate duty rates for U.S.-bound shipments
  • Suggests customs documentation required for U.S.-bound shipments

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Trade Compliance Specialists

Team of Trade Compliance Specialists

Get expertise and guidance for all of your import and export questions.

  • Serviced by Trade Compliance Specialists
  • Support available for new and existing customers
  • Available for import/export guidance beyond our online tool capabilities

Convenient and reliable shipping options

Choose from options including time-definite next-day delivery or cost-effective ground shipping.

  • Convenient drop-off times and 1,700+ Purolator locations§
  • Exceptional customer experience with cross-border support throughout the journey
  • Shipments are tracked door-to-door with detailed in-transit tracking
  • Save time with a single pickup service for both your domestic and international shipments
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Preparing Your Shipment for International Shipping

Keep your shipments moving with everything you need – from the proper customs forms and tariff codes, to the closest Purolator shipping centre to start your journey.

Customs Forms & Documentation

Properly completed customs clearance paperwork will reduce the risk of customs delays, helping to ensure your shipments reach their destination on time. With our Purolator Trade Assistant tool, get easy access to the forms & documents you need!

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Find a Shipping Centre

Start shipping your package by locating a Purolator drop box, Purolator Shipping Centre, or Purolator Authorized Shipping Agent near you.

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Brokerage, Duties & Taxes

Conducting business globally? Consider the effects of import duties, tariff codes, harmonized codes and other customs fees.

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Shipping Rates, Zones & Service Guides

Access our variety of shipping rates, based on the postal code from which the shipment is being made.

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Shipping to the U.S? We’ve made it easy.

At Purolator, we understand that your success is driven by the promises you keep. With more than 25 years of cross-border shipping experience, you can count on us to deliver your promises to the U.S.

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Export specialists available for support

Export specialists available for support

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Online tools for customs paperwork & commodity classification

Online tools for customs paperwork & commodity classification

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A single pickup for both domestic & export shipments

A single pickup for both domestic & export shipments

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Variety of pickup options & drop-off locations

Variety of pickup options & drop-off locations

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A single pickup for both domestic & export shipments

One driver for all your courier needs

Get U.S. customs documentation and more at your fingertips with Purolator Trade Assistant

Our tool will help identify which customs documents and government forms you need for your specific shipment!

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International packaging solutions

International shipping requires careful packaging. Protect your shipment with durable and sturdy packaging available free of charge at Purolator shipping centres.

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Purolator Express Box

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Purolator Express Pack

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Purolator Express Envelope

Importing into Canada

Expedite your imported goods into Canada with Purolator’s vast network and courier low-value shipment program.

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Customs forms and brokerage

Properly completed customs clearance paperwork will reduce the risk of customs delays, helping to ensure your shipments reach their destination on time. Get easy access to the forms, documents and brokerage requirements you need.

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Shipping services and solutions

Get an estimate and transit time

Calculate the potential costs of your U.S. or International shipment and find out its predicted transit time.

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Find a shipping centre

Start shipping your package by locating a Purolator drop box, Purolator Shipping Centre or Purolator Authorized Shipping Agent near you.

Find location

Shipping rates, zones and service guides

Access our variety of shipping rates, based on the postal code from which the shipment is being made.

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Start saving on shipping now

For a limited time, save up to 40% on U.S. shipments for 12 months.

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Get savings and more when you open a Purolator Business Account

Enjoy rewards for shipping with us. Save up to 40% when you sign up for a Purolator Business Account.

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*Offer for a fixed discount up to 40%, for one year; is available for a limited time only to customers that qualify to create a new Purolator business account and for certain shipments only both within Canada and for certain southbound international shipments, calculated on Purolator’s published list rates, available at purolator.com/rates and cannot be combined with other discounts.

Certain terms, conditions and geographic restrictions apply (including point of origin and destination guarantee restrictions and money-back guarantee restrictions). In most cases, end of day means 6 p.m. See Purolator Terms and Conditions of Service at purolator.com for full details.

§Canadian Courier Company Service Comparison Analysis Strategic Insights Report (2017). Brampton, ON : BGR Coaching & Strategic Solutions