Global Trade

Brexit negotiations
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Brexit Negotiations Are Getting Critical

A new round of negotiations is scheduled for this month. In January, the United Kingdom left the European Union and it was agreed that a transition period would follow...

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The three largest ports in Europe during the COVID-19 Pandemic

European ports, like many other businesses, have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. In this blog, we look at the three biggest ports in Europe where our customs...

Brexit puzzle
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United Kingdom - Shortage in Customs Staff. Customs Support is Ready

At the end of this year, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union. The transition period will come to an end on December 31st. Several EU representatives have...

Package delivered
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Incoterms Explained: Delivery Duty Paid (DDP)

When goods are bought or sold “Delivery Duty Paid” (DDP) it means that the Seller delivers the goods to a place previously agreed to by the seller and the buyer. This can...

Areal view ship in port
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Incoterms 2020 now in effect – What are the main changes?

Since the new version of the Incoterms was released at the end of last year, companies could use the new terms. As it is officially 2020, the new Incoterms 2020 are now...

MSC Ship in port
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Incoterms Explained: Delivery at Place (DAP)

When goods are bought or sold “Delivery at Place” (DAP) it means that the Seller delivers the goods to a place previously agreed to by the seller and the buyer. This can...

Arial view container terminal
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Incoterms Explained: Carriage and Insurance Paid (CIP)

When goods are bought or sold “Carriage and Insurance Paid” (CIP) it means that the Seller delivers the goods to a destination previously agreed to by the seller and the...

Arial view containers
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Incoterms: New Version Released - Incoterms 2020

The International Chamber of Commerce has launched the latest version of the International Commercial Terms (Incoterms): Incoterms 2020. The new terms, which will enter...

Containers on vessel
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Incoterms Explained: Carriage Paid To (CPT)

When goods are bought or sold “Carriage Paid To” (CPT) it means that the Seller delivers the goods to a destination previously agreed to by the seller and the buyer. It...

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Incoterms: What are they?

Whether you are importing or exporting goods, and whether you are a buyer or a seller, the chances are high that you will encounter Incoterms. We will explain INCOterms...

Trade Deals Across the World: An Update
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An update on the trade deals across the world

Earlier this year we already wrote on the various trade agreements that have been agreed on, or are in the works. The trade deals between the EU and Vietnam and Japan...

Exporting: The Key Elements of a Commercial Invoice
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Exporting: The key elements of a commercial invoice

One of the documents you need to provide to the Customs Authority when you want to export something is a Commercial Invoice. In this blog post, we will take you through...

Benefits of an AEO certified customs agent
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The benefits of an AEO certified Customs Agent

Customs Support Group is AEO Certified.
AEO stands for Authorized Economic Operator. It is a concept that has been established by the EU in 2008. The main goals are...