MPF and Other CBP User Fees Increasing 

US Customs and Border Protection has announced the adjustment of certain user fees beginning January 1, 2018. In accordance with the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act), the minimum merchandise processing fee (MPF) will be increased to $25.67 from $25 and the maximum will be raised to $497.99 from $485. Many Importers currently pay the maximum so be aware of the increase beginning next year.