Centralized Examination Station

Centralized Examination Station

Price Transfer is the largest provider of CBP CES Examination Services in the United States and has handled the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach’s CES Examination services since its inception in 1985.


Our facilities offer a wide range of examinations in 2 convenient, central harbor locations. Our knowledgeable and experienced staff is available to assist during the entire examination process.


US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and their various agencies including US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and US Department of Agriculture (USDA) are housed onsite, allowing Price Transfer to better assist our customers and reduce the amount of time it takes for the examination process to be completed.

Click here to learn about the Customs Examination Process.


Our Centralized Examination Facilities provide the following benefits:

  • Most Experienced and dedicated staff
  • Expedited Drayage for our CES customers. Contact: dispatch@pricetransfer.com   
  • Container Top Handler for flipping 20’ and 40’ loads onto chassis or flatbeds
  • Online tracking system for real time status on all shipments
  • Online Credit Card payment ( Visa / MC)
  • 140 Refrigerated Container Plug Ins ( 24/7/365  monitoring)
  • 24/7 Yard access for all inbound CES exams and released containers
  • CCTV and 24 Hour On-Site Security

Value-Added Services offered at our CES Facility include:


  • Food and Drug Examinations/Samplings (FDA)
  • CBP Exports with split loads
  • Local Container Drayage including overweight loads to/from our CES stations
  • CBP Warehouse Entries
  • CBP Manipulations
  • Yard Storage
  • Harbor and Nationwide Trucking
  • CY Pickup and Delivery 24/7/365
  • Truck Axle Scale
  • Domestic Transportation




MET (Trade Compliance) Facility

Firms Code (Y265)


  • Trade Enforcement Examinations (MET)
  • Agriculture Examinations (AG/CBPa/AQI)
  • Fish & Wildlife Examinations (FWL)
  • Remote Filing Examinations
  • CBP Manipulations
  • Drawback Examinations
  • Export Examinations

1130 E. 230th Street
Carson, CA 90745
800.39.PRICE   Option 1
Office hours 7:00 am – 6:00 pm Monday - Friday



A-TCET/OET (Trade Enforcement) Facility

Firms Code (Y265)


  • A-TCET Manifest Import Examinations
  • A-TCET Manifest Export Examinations

1240 E. 230th Street
Carson, CA 90745
800.39.PRICE   Option 2
Office hours 7:00 am – 6:00 pm Monday - Friday