Customs Exam Services

East Coast Centralized Examinations Station (CES) has been a leader in the importing and exporting industry for over 50 years. Conveniently located within Port Elizabeth, we have the ability to meet all of your Customs needs.

East Coast C.E.S., Inc has been nominated by U.S. Customs & Border Protection as a Comprehensive Centralized Examination Station! Read the official press release HERE. To find out out more specfics, please download our presentation which goes into more details on this nomination by clicking on this LINK

Our highlights:

  • Over forty reefer plugs installed on site
  • 24/7 secure yard with mechanic on site to support reefer monitoring/equipment failure
  • Temperature controlled, food grade warehouse on site for contingency planning
  • Cross dock capability
  • ACE Service Center
  • Operating Hours 7am – Midnight
  • Dedicated Customer Service
  • Online Container Availability

Offering the following government inspection services:

  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection Centralized Examination Station (C.E.S.)
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (Meat & AQI) Inspections
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Inspections
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection General Order Facility
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection Container Freight Station
Note: A convenience fee will be added to all credit card payments
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