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Best Practices Can Relieve the Risks of Customs Clearance in China

Published: 13 September 2011

ID: G00216740

Analyst(s): William McNeill , Marcus Blosch , Michael Dominy

Summary

Although the situation is improving, companies will continue to experience challenges and frustrations with their customs clearance. However, logistics professionals can employ three best practices to help minimize the risks involved.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Analysis

  • Best Practices for Managing the Customs Relationship
    • Creating a Compliance COE
    • Conducting Regular Reviews
    • Outsourcing Customs Clearance
  • Technology Can Help
  • Building Out the Customs Infrastructure
  • Conclusion

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