US Customs Fees to Increase on October 1, 2019 The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will adjust several Customs user fees due to inflation in fiscal year 2020. 8-12-2019 Notification was added in the Federal Register on August 2, 2019. Of note is the minimum merchandise processing fee (MPF) minimum rate, which will increase from $26.22 to $26.79, and the maximum will be raised from $508.70 up to $519.76. Updates will take effect on October 1, 2019. Please contact DSV’s Customs Brokerage team if you have any questions about the MPF increase.