A digital-first approach to customs
Customs Support is known as a leading provider of digital customs solutions, but what does that mean? UK IT Director Ash Taylor explains why it’s important to progress digitally in this article.
Blockchain: The future of customs and supply chains
The potential of blockchain in Customs processes could mean improved compliance, trade facilitation or fraud detection - enabling fluent supply chains globally.
Special Edition World Trade News: global digital partnerships of 2022
Trade Deals Around the World is our periodic update, which gives you a quick and easy overview of what has been happening in the many trade deal negotiations worldwide. In this month’s edition, we’ll be giving you an overview of the digital trade deals of 2022 and what you might see in 2023.
Why Customs Support is committed to digitalisation in an ever-changing landscape
From taxing merchants in ancient times to gathering statistics and protecting economies, customs is always evolving. Recent years have not only been about evolution, though. They’ve been about revolution.
3D Printing: The Future of Trade?
The manufacture of plastic goods has become more available since the development of 3D printers. Where you previously needed to design, test and use moulds in a factory, you can now send a digital file to your 3D printer.
The Internet of Things and customs
As companies and governments work to achieve net-zero carbon, communicate more effectively, and protect people’s data, technology is rapidly advancing around the world, the customs industry is also making strides in innovation.
The Digital Frontier: A UK Perspective on 'Levelling-Up' Customs
The UK is investing in its systems and infrastructure at an unprecedented rate, and the digitalisation of your supply chain is now more important than ever. But, where are the upgrades being implemented, and what will this mean for you?
Will freeports open the doors to new technology in the UK?
Following Brexit, the UK announced the creation of eight freeports to open trade opportunities, provide jobs, encourage innovation, and boost the economy in the aftermath of COVID-19.
Your data, and the new Customs Declaration Service
Four years later than planned, HMRC is making the move to CDS in 2022. But did you know that you might need to register for the Customs Declaration Service as a trader, not only if you are a customs broker?