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ABC Customs Brokers Ltd.



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Company History

ABC Customs Brokers Ltd. was founded on December 15, 1955, by John Cyril (Jack) Todd.  ABC Customs Brokers' first office was opened at 1035 West Pender Street at the Port of Vancouver, B.C.  with a second office at United Terminals in Burnaby, B.C. thereafter.  In 1958, Jack founded Pacific Customs Brokers Ltd., at Pacific Highway in Surrey, B.C. with his wife Eileen handling the phones and administrative duties.  In 1981, John Glendon (Glen) Todd, Jack’s son, took over the reins as President of ABC Customs Brokers Ltd.

Today, Dave Bucholtz is the President and Chief Compliance Officer of ABC Customs Brokers Ltd. and Vice-President of Pacific Customs Brokers Ltd. proudly carrying on Jack's philosophies and Glen's vision. The group of companies now employs over 250 people, specializing in all areas of expertise related to customs brokerage, freight management, and international trade issues.  ABC Customs Brokers Ltd. is uniquely positioned to provide clients with the tools necessary to ensure their success in today’s global marketplace and has been proud to serve clients for over 68 years, Working Hard at Keeping it Simple.

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Jack and Eileen Todd Glen Todd

A Word From Our President

At ABC Customs Brokers Ltd. our goal is to stand above our competition, and exceed our client’s expectations, by providing exceptional services, strategic solutions and unmatched client satisfaction in all our business transactions.  We are committed to achieving this goal by providing a rewarding and fulfilling work environment that enables our employees to develop and grow within our company, and by providing constructive contributions to our community and society as a whole.