Certifications & Accreditations

President’s “E” Award for U.S. Exporters

Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank presented BDG International, Inc. with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on May 20, 2013.

The “E” Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.

“We are honored to have received the President’s “E” Award for contributing to the growth of U.S. exports and outstanding international trade consulting services. The award reflects our team’s 30 year commitment to bring our clients a reliable and cost efficient international supply chain,” says Bengt Reed Anderson, President of BDG International, Inc., which was founded in 1983. The world is seeking U.S. products due to our innovation, quality and competitive pricing. Our business is to assist these companies in achieving their international goals. Learn more…

BDG International Inc

  • Air & Sea International Freight Forwarding
  • Custom House Broker
  • Duty Drawback
  • C-TPAT
  • Licensed Truck Broker
  • Fully Insured
  • Errors and Omissions Insurance
  • Cargo Insurance General
  • Liability
  • Workers Comp

Agency Representation

Agents in over 200 countries offering import and export services


*International Air Transport Association (IATA)01-1-0425
*FAA Approved Security NumberOn file
*Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)3447
*FMC Bond Number Licensed31034
*Custom Broker Number15382
*AMS Bond Certified3903 04364
*C-TPAT CertifiedVerification # upon request
*MC Number529970

C-TPAT Certification

BDG International, Inc. has been certified by U.S. Customs and Border Protection as a member in the Customs – Trade Partnership Against Terrorism.

BDG International, Inc. is among a select number of Brokers in Chicago, Illinois to be certified as a member of C-TPAT. To qualify our program we submitted our current security procedures for customs review and certification.