International Market Access, Inc 1465 Slater Road Ferndale Washington USA Phone: 360-380-6900 IMA's mission is to provide affordable, efficient solutions for Canadian companies seeking to market and distribute their products or services in the USA. Our office and warehouse are conveniently located in the Pacific Corridor - Vancouver / Blaine / Ferndale / Bellingham / Seattle.
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Specialists In Supporting Your Cross-Border Sales And Distribution
Our Offices And Warehouse Are Conveniently Located In The Pacific Corridor -
Vancouver / Blaine / Ferndale / Bellingham / Seattle.
Upcoming Events
Cross-Border Services For Exporters And Non-Resident Importers
  • USA Business Identity
  • Mail and Shipping
  • Freight Management Services
  • Tradeshow Material Management
  • Freight/Parcel Cross-Dock (7 Docks)
  • Order Fulfillment / Pick and Pack
  • Warehousing and Storage
  • Technical Repair / Return Services
  • Foreign-Trade Zone Services
  • Online Inventory Management
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About International Market Access, Inc.
Congratulations Superbowl Champs Seattle Seahawks !!! GO SEAHAWKS !! Visitors are always welcome at IMA IMA’s cross-border seminars are always popular IMA picks and packs for small-parcel or pallet shipments IMA’s office/warehouse – 500 yds. off I-5 at Exit #260 IMA has 7 loading docks for speedy receiving, shipping & cross-docking IMA offers complete tradeshow materials management services US Customs finds IMA’s warehouse to be an ideal place for K9 Training
International Market Access, Inc. (IMA) exists to help Canadian companies market and distribute profitably in the United States. Our objective is to help you overcome the "border barrier" by providing a low-cost, fully equipped, fully staffed extension of your Canadian office in the nearby United States. We can help you establish a foothold, then work with you as you "roll out" your product or service.

From its 20,000 sq. ft. facility in Ferndale, Washington, International Market Access, Inc. provides more than 100 Canadian exporters and importers with USA Marketing Support Services, including USA business identity, warehousing, distribution, order fulfillment (pick and pack), tradeshow logistics support, return/repair, and Foreign-Trade Zone consulting services.
Benefits of Using IMA Services to Enter the USA Market
  • Reduce Operating Costs: Our shared resources can save you as much as 80% of the cost of setting up an independent office.
  • Increase Marketing Productivity : By delegating the "back-end" of their business to IMA, our clients increase their USA marketing productivity by up to 20% or more.
  • Improve Prospect Response: A U.S. office will increase sales response, enhance your credibility, and generate confidence.
  • Increase Sales: By responding to orders and inquiries from your U.S. office you can reduce response time, significantly increasing your selling effectiveness.
  • Save Time: We know who you have to talk to, what you have to do, what steps you must take to do business in the U.S. We can save you many hours of legwork.
  • Fast, Easy Startup: With IMA, you literally have an instant office and staff in the U.S., so you can begin operations immediately.
  • Maintain Control: Our offices are 15 minutes from the border, allowing you to stay in close contact and maintain tight control over U.S. operations.
  • Minimize Taxes: U.S. federal and state taxes may be avoided or reduced by contracting with IMA instead of establishing an independent office.
  • Reduce Effect of Exchange Rates: Lower cost U.S. services can be paid with dollars generated by U.S. sales, thus eliminating the exchange rate penalty.
  • Learn From Others Dealing with Same Problems: IMA has established a community of Canadian entrepreneurs, allowing you to benefit from the experience of others.
Of Interest
Canada Maple Leaf Ten Reasons To Expand To The USA - Today!
Canada Maple Leaf Ten Tips for Better Border Business (PDF Document)
Canada Maple Leaf "Foreigners" Can Easily Earn US$ as "Non-Resident Importers"
by Jim Pettinger
Canada Maple Leaf Ferndale Technical Repair Service Targets Canadian Exporters