AES (Automated Export System)

Safe customs processing - CGATE Customs Agents

All goods that you are exporting to a non-EU state must be cleared through customs. There is an obligation to file an electronic export declaration. Since 2009 the simplified method has to be executed via AES, the normal method has to be executed via AES since 2011.

Our specialists take on this customs export registration for you in a competent and experienced manner with the electronic export declaration (AES). Data of the export declaration are transferred to the german customs system ATLAS. With this system it is checked if the registration is correct. An electronic release is granted for the correct application. With the release of the goods registered the relevant export / customs documents are released.

For you our experts like undertake the whole export customs declaration process with the AES (Automated Export System).

New Computerised Transit System (NCTS)

We provide you with the NCTS transit documents, also known as T1 and T2 documents. The NCTS is a system that has been in use across Europe since 2005. No import duties are payable at the border. The goods can be declared at the desired location. Take advantage of the benefits of this convenient customs transit system with us! The formalities at the border are made simpler. You don’t need to wait at customs offices, as we take care of the declaration for you electronically.

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Interim storage of goods in a bonded warehouse

For the interim storage of goods – free of import duties during transit or importation - you require a customs warehouse. Bonded warehouses are approved by customs and monitored by them. Speak to us about the options. Are you importing goods from China, for example, and you want more information? With an open customs warehouse you retain your liquidity. Customs duties are only payable if the goods are sold and leave the warehouse.

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Electronic Export Declaration (AES)

Do you need help with customs clearances? All goods which you are exporting to a non-EU country must first clear customs. Do you want to export goods to Ghana? Then you are obligated to submit an electronic export declaration. Our experts take care of this declaration for you and also compile all the required documentation. The data in this export declaration is transferred to the German customs system, ATLAS.

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Customs clearances for your exports

Are you looking for professional, complete customs clearances for your exports? Do you want to export goods to Israel and you require the corresponding customs clearances? We take care of all the necessary customs formalities and customs declarations using the export declaration form AES/EAD. The entire process of export customs clearances is handled for you by our customs experts. Contact us for more information!

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ZOLL POOL HAFEN HAMBURG AG

We are one of the shareholders of Zoll Pool Hafen Hamburg AG. Therefore we have available a considerable bond, which enables us to open customs shipping procedure from every European port and airport. Zoll Pool Hafen Hamburg AG was founded in 2006 and provides their shareholders with customs bonds for their import containers. With this small to mid-sized enterprises are able to operate like big companies in the field of customs. With a customs bond of 33,33 Million Euro a customs clearance volume of more than 130 Million Euro merchandise value per week can be handled.

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Phytosanitary/veterinary customs clearances

When importing into the European Union particular plants or crop products are herbal health supervised. Importing veterinary products or crop products could be a health hazard risk for humans and animals in the importing country. With this scheme of supervising these imports, the risk of implanting harmful organisms is extremely reduced. Phytosanitary documents, accompanying the consignment, are issued by competent authorities from the exporting country.

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24/7 After-hours emergency service for customs issues

Our special service – we are always on the job for you.

Hotline +49 (0)40 32 52 883-110

Further services for you

Benefit from the extensive range of CGATE logistics services.

The service we provide begins before the consignment is booked and picked up. Do you require personalised advice from our experts about your air freight consignment? Do you want a tailor-made and cost-optimised solution for the transportation of your goods by air? Then get in contact with us. We will be happy to advise you!

For your global sea freight transport we offer you a professional total solution. Our service process for you begins with individual advice and we provide you with the best transport solutions from and to any requested destination worldwide. Our sea freight specialists explain your benefits comprehensively and create an individual offer.

From our head office in Hamburg and our branch in Düsseldorf, we control your land transport professionally from and to any desired destination worldwide. Globally we take care of the complete coordination of your land transport for export and import.

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