Keeping up with changing legal requirements presented a huge administrative workload that could not be solved with spreadsheets and outsourced customs formalities. With CAS, Honda Motor Europe was able to insource their customs processes in the UK. Complex formalities now happen in real time without human intervention to keep the plant producing at maximum speed.
Agristo is a world player in the production of frozen potato products, with exports representing 95% of their annual revenue. By implementing CAS across their four plants, Agristo is able to keep pace with growing demand while realising bottom-line customs duty savings using CAS-supported Special Procedures like Inward Processing, Outward Processing and Customs Warehousing.
Prior to contacting C4T, Isuzu Motors Europe was working with customs brokers to manage their import/export operations, which minimised their control and visibility. After a customs audit, Isuzu chose to automate their customs processes with CAS, providing a seamless flow of goods and full visibility into their customs flows in and out of their Europe Distribution Centre.
Based on their positive experience implementing CAS to support their Inward Processing flows, Honda Motor Europe contacted C4T to help them get "Brexit-Ready." This included setting up automated declarations for goods flowing into and out of their UK customs warehouse, complete with the ability to keep track of stock and movements.
Reynaers Aluminium exports to over 70 countries on five continents. With a small, local customs team managing a multitude of export shipments every day, speed, accuracy, and automation are key to maintaining their competitive advantage. The automation capabilities afforded by CAS allow for zero-touch declarations managed in a single, centralised platform.
Looking to gain a clearer view of their customs operations and keep their declarations process running smoothly, Petersime chose to implement CAS using the Excel upload functionality. CAS provides them with a centralised overview of all their customs declarations along with reporting capabilities that have helped them get and keep their Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certification.
With a third of their frozen potato exports going to the United Kingdom, the largest French fry consumer country in Europe, Brexit had significant implications. Agristo turned to their existing partnership with C4T to help them prepare for new formalities using CAS, which allowed them to maintain business continuity, shipping to the UK in full without disruption on Day 1 of Brexit.
In Q4 of 2020, B.I.G. reached out to C4T in search of a solution to guide them through Brexit. With their variety and complexity of customs flows, impending new formalities made the need for a customs compliance centre pressing. B.I.G. now has complete control of their customs flows, allowing them to analyse and optimise their entire supply chain.