Exporting from Canada

Exporting from Canada


Arranging your own transportation?

Here are some general guidelines on exporting your item from Canada:

Before Purchase

  • Consult with your transportation provider if they are handling your customs documentation or a customs broker
  • Verify the export eligibility of the item to its intended destination with Canada’s Export Control List and Area Control List

After Purchase

  • Obtain a Business Number (BN) for an import/export account from the Canada Revenue Agency
  • Determine if the item qualifies under a trade agreement and the tariffs and duties (IronPlanet can supply the NAFTA documentation at a minimal charge)
  • Complete CBSA Form B13A (Canadian Export Declaration)

At the Border

        Have your:
  • IronPlanet Commercial Invoice
  • Special Packing/Marking List
  • Bill of Lading that is provided by your transportation provider
  • Completed CBSA Form B13A

Canada / USA Customs Made Easy

Customs Brokerage Service from IronPlanet & VeriTread

Buying equipment based in Canada couldn't be easier. We've partnered with VeriTread a leader and innovator in heavy-haul transport, to provide an easy, affordable customs and transportation solution.


Standard customs requests are a $187 flat fee.


VeriTread offers a fully integrated customs brokerage process, whether you're shipping to or from Canada. You’ll get expert guidance and documentation management all in an automated process at checkout.


For a free consultation and estimate please contact: