At UPS Trade Management Services, we focus on excellence. Excellence in operations, excellence in industry, and excellence in providing quality customer service. Our commitment to these values is unwavering.

Serving the Foreign-Trade Zone community since 2003 through our UPS Zone Solutions suite of services, UPS TMS specializes in Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) Managed Services as well as FTZ Consulting, Systems Implementation Project Management, and Training.

Our vision is to provide an unrivaled, comprehensive solution to Foreign-Trade Zone Operators and Users, which incorporates uncompromising compliance and accountability in the performance of FTZ administrative operations.

Our mission is to continually lead in quality, service, technology, and value-added benefits of Foreign-Trade Zone Managed Services. We serve our customers with loyalty and excellence, while providing a variety of effective and efficient solutions to their FTZ requirements.

We invite you to explore our website. You will find you will learn more not only about our company, but about our industry as a whole. If you have any questions, please feel free to Contact Us.

Thanks for visiting UPS Trade Management Services, Inc., your trusted name in Foreign-Trade Zone solutions!

As Aristotle once said, we are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.


Our managed services cover regulatory mandated activities that keep your company fully compliant. Services include those required by law and customs regulations to be performed on a daily, weekly, quarterly and annual basis.
The staff at Zone Solutions has successfully managed the Foreign Trade Zone software implementation for many distinguished and prominent companies and is currently involved in ongoing implementation projects.
Zone Solutions offers a variety of consulting services to guide you in a deciding if an FTZ is right for your business and will walk you through the FTZ Process.

Corporate Office

UPS Trade Management Services, Inc.
One Indiana Square, Suite 1350
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-260-2926
Fax: 317-244-2901

We're currently looking for great people to join our team. If you're passionate about doing your best in a detailed-oriented atmosphere, send us our resume. Click on the link below to learn more.

Zone Solutions Jobs

Useful Links

We’ve provided you with a short list of helpful links to more trade zone information. If there are other links you believe would be useful, email them to us.

Foreign Trade Zones Board
Journal of Commerce

Federal Register

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)

HTS On-Line Reference Tool

Foreign Trade Zone

SHORT DEFINITION - A Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) is a designated geographic location within in the United States that is considered to legally be outside of U.S. Customs territory for duty purposes.

Goods brought into a Foreign Trade Zone are considered to be part of international commerce and not domestic. They will only be taxed upon officially exiting the zone and entering U.S. commerce.

Leadership Team

Zone Solutions is led by a strong management team with a proven track record. Click on a team member name below to learn more.