Customs and security in the supply chain

The linked environments of customs and security initiatives are integral to the smooth movement of goods along the supply chain. The developing safety and security dimension of Customs’ role has been from the outset seen as forming a vital part of its remit.

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In the EU, as an example, it is through the combination of Customs’ expertise in controlling goods, the use of modern technology and efficient and effect risk assessment that the detection of threats to safety and security is deemed at its most effective.

This document will focus on giving an insight into the initiatives at the forefront of the changing operating environment for the supply chain.

The Customs and Security Environment for UK International Traders