Bonded Warehouse

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At RUSSMILL, we know logistics. That’s why our clients use our Bonded Warehouse facilities to store, manage and secure their products. Should you need us too secure a few pallets or several trailers of product for you temporarily or for extended periods of time, we can do just that – we are built for that.

Here are some unique situations that you may find yourself in and how we can help you:

  • Holding of goods that are in transit to another port
  • Temporary transfer of goods from one vessel to another
  • Secure storage of goods for export
  • Inventory management of goods for your fleet of vessels
  • Logistics Management
  • Storage Facilities
  • Secure CCTV Facilities
  • Efficient Transport (Pick-up & Delivery of Goods)

Fully approved and regularly audited by HM Bahamas Customs, our Dry Bonded warehouse provides storage solutions for imported goods. Customs Bonded warehousing can result in a significant cash flow advantage for the importer.

Our warehouse storage facility combines both 24/7 security and full CCTV coverage to ensure the safeguarding of our customers’ invaluable stock. The Company’s cutting-edge Warehouse Management System and web-based access to stock records provides us the ability to provide our customers with instant reports of product levels and status.

RUSSMILL’s “Dry Bond” warehouse status encompasses all the most frequently imported products.

Our warehouse facilities’ enables our customers to store all dry bonded stock in a single, premium quality location in the center of the maritime sector in Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas; saving time and cutting costs through simplifying systems and procedures and reducing the need for transport activity.

Added Value Services

RMC customers who utilize our storage facilities can also benefit from our transport capabilities, based on our fleet of trucks and vans. Our services include full and multiple load services, through to part load, pallet distribution and parcel deliveries. Customer-specific co-packing services cover the re-labelling and picking and packing often associated with the distribution of imported goods.

HM Bahamas Customs (HMBC)

Fully approved and subject to regular audits by HM Bahamas Customs (HMBC), RUSSMILL’s Freeport based dry bonded warehouse is secure with 24/7 security, computerized stock systems and web-based access to stock records, which enables us to view stock levels in real time.

Inbound Goods

Once the customer notifies RUSSMILL that the imported goods are en route to Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas, RUSSMILL deals with all the Customs procedures and related paperwork. This includes liaising with the client’s shipping agent, arranging delivery from the port of entry in Grand Bahama, Bahamas directly into RMC’s bonded warehouse in Freeport, Grand Bahama. We then notify the customer once the goods are recorded and stored at our warehouse.

Outbound Goods

When the customer wishes to issue the goods from bond, RUSSMILL makes the necessary arrangements with HMBC on their behalf, including payment of VAT and duty, if necessary, as well as arranging onward delivery to a chosen destination, if required.