Customs broker

ELTON & SONS is a leading Licensed Customs Broker at Cochin with branches at Coimbatore, Tiruppur and Tuticorin.We offers an array of global ocean freight forwarding and transportation services.With our vast expertise, particularly in terms of knowledge of Customs policy/tariff/procedures, coupled with our quality of service, we've been guaranteeing worry-free export/import clearance in the South to reputed clients all over India. Our Custom House Agent Services include:

  • Pre shipment Documentation
  • Customs documentation
  • Post shipment documentation
  • Allied clearances from PQ, PHO, C.E Valuation etc.

With our expertise in Customs brokerage Services, adequate infrastructure available at ports and a thorough understanding of the complex import/ export policies, the customs act and various procedures prescribed therein, we mostly avoid the delay in clearance of majority of the consignments. This is particularly true of import cargo. In the case of exports, proper planning with timely inputs from our clients enable us to ensure prompt shipments and vessel connections followed by timely delivery of post shipment documents.

An informed customer is a satisfied customer. This, we find, is the key to success in customs brokerage.

At Elton & Sons, the very basis of client satisfaction is in our understanding of each client, their product specification and policies applicable. These are then continuously revised to suit the changes in product profile and policy. We also regularly update and advice our clients on potential liability issues. To put it short we adapt our style of working to suit our clients' needs. Thus we get your imports and exports cleared faster ensuring quicker delivery. Contact us today, for your Customs brokerage Service requirements.

Cargo Handling

• Packing/ Blending of Coffee and Spices, including Gulf Packing of Coffee.
• Stuffing/ De-Stuffing of Cargo in Containers, including stuffing of Coffee in 21 Metric Ton Bulk Bags and in 1 ton Jumbo Bags.
• Obtaining Bills of Lading with LCL/FCL status for Coffee stuffed at our warehouse from Major Shipping Lines including Maersk, CMA, Hapag-Lloyd and SCI
• Unloading and Handling of Luxury yachts,speed and ferry boats Over-dimensional and Sensitive Cargo.

The facilities and infrastructure available to our clients at various ports and ICD's are given below.


• 8000 Sq.ft. elevated warehouse with provision for stuffing/destuffing by Forcklift also.
• 2 X 20' trailers, 2 X 40' trailers and 2 double axle trucks
• 3 Ton Forcklift with water muffler for stuffing sensitive products.
• Homogenous cargo stuffed directly into containers at our warehouse.
• Special handling of Rice, Tea, Coffee and Spices
• Fumigation, container survey and palletization.
• Break bulk cargo, handling foreign navy ships and all other port related activities.


• Currently only a Liaison and marketing office.


• Handling Export cargo at CFS, ICD and Concor.
• Factory stuffing
• Fumigation, container survey and palletization.
• Transportation.


• Handling of Import and Export cargo at all CFS's
• Special handling of Rice, Salt, Tea, Coffee and Spices
• Break bulk cargo.
• Factory Stuffing.
• Fumigation, container survey and palletization.
• Transportation.

Inland Logistics

Elton & Sons strives to extend standard goods transportation services across vast distances and over rough terrain across India. Our associate firms have motivated staff and our expertise in the industry helps keep us on schedule wherever possible.

We provide road transport , relocation and movement of both bulk & containerized goods.

Whether it is high volume goods or regular container based cargo, our Firm can provide the apt logistic service for you. We have made tremendous strides in successfully offering the best services and facilities in the industry. Our experienced technical experts and our automated customs-clearance network can help your goods clear quickly and efficiently.

Freight Forwarding (Full fledged services commencing shortly)

Being one of our allied services, Elton & Sons offers an array of global ocean freight forwarding and transportation services. We deal in shipments of any size, from less-than-container loads to full container loads, special equipment and even over dimensional cargo. We ensure appropriate freight and handle every related and subsequent formality with constant tracking of your shipment. This guarantees cost effective freight for your goods. We provide regular and reliable client centric LCL and FCL services as given below with smooth and efficient handling:

• FCL Freight Transportation
• LCL Groupage cargo transportation
• Door to door delivery
• Local transportation

We are agents for the following Freight Forwarding Companies at Cochin.

1.   Translift Cargo Movers Pvt. Ltd.
2.   Faredeal Shipping Services (Mumbai) Pvt. Ltd.

As a matter of policy and professional commitment, we restrict ourselves to established carriers, in order to provide consistent levels of service and security and ensure the presence of sufficient equipment at all locations to meet your requirements