Read how other companies benefit from working with KGH, learn from insightful articles and discover useful tools that can inspire your work with trade and customs management.
What the border could look like after the UK leaves the EU
In November 2017, Dr Lars Karlsson presented his report ‘Smart Border 2.0’ to the EU Parliament. Find out Dr Karlsson’s view of what is required to ensure smooth border crossings post-Brexit, and how you can prepare. Dr. Lars Karlsson is Managing Director for KGH Customs Services’ Global Consulting business and an academic Brexit researcher for the European Parliament.
Lindum is using Nordic TFS Plus for digital reporting
Nordic TFS Plus enabled Lindum AS to achieve more efficient customs handling. Reporting to authorities where simplified, while control and monitoring improved. Lindum could also now archive its documentation and produce project statistics. In addition, Lindum uses the Connect online portal from KGH, which provides a collective picture of all flows and activities between Lindum and KGH. Moreover, KGH decided to appoint a dedicated team to handle all flows from them, regardless of border crossing and mode of transport.
The future is digital for trade and customs
For a long time, customs handling was heavily associated with paperwork – mountains and mountains of it. Thankfully, for the sake of our forests and those that need to search for the right documentation, we’ve seen a move to electronic documents over the years. And with the current and ongoing Union Customs Code implementation that aims to bring more efficient customs handling, we’re seeing the final steps towards a truly digital environment.
Knowledge takes years to gain. But it can be lost in an instant.
We can all agree: Knowledge is power. Whether it’s in life, business or even trade and customs management. But what if that knowledge is stored in one person’s head and one day it decides to follow its dream and open a scuba diving school in the Maldives? It may have a negative effect on your day-to-day customs management and, if the competence is used for business planning, its disappearance may damage the prospects for your business as a whole.