From 1st January 2021 all businesses buying from or selling to EU businesses need to follow new Customs Clearance rules and procedures.
While these new procedures can appear complex and time consuming for companies inexperienced in customs processes, we at XPand Logistics are fully trained and set-up to handle these on your behalf.
Combining our dedicated customs portal with experienced staff we can provide the most efficient and cost-effective solution for you, no matter the size of your operation or nature of goods you handle.
Using us to handle both your shipments and the customs processes behind the successful movement of your goods, will provide you with a seamless shipping service, working with one dedicated partner, and ultimately ensuring your deliveries happen on time.
We also welcome customers who solely wish to use our expertise to handle customs declarations on their behalf.
XPand offers both Standard and Electronic Clearance, with four flexible options for customers choosing us to provide their customs brokerage solution;
1. Access to our dedicated Customs Portal. You are in control of entering your customs information. Our experienced team verify the information provided is correct before submission to HMRC/EU customs via our portal. Best suited for low/medium-volume customers. Follow the link for a video demonstration of how our portal works.
2. Full integration with your own internal systems providing EDI and API services with the ability to submit, review and track shipments and customs declarations internally. Best suited to high-volume customers.
3. Completion of XPand Customs Information Entry Form submitted via dedicated email. You complete a template designed to cover all required customs information. Our customs experts are on hand to review and submit the entry on your behalf.
4. Manual completion. Our customs experts use the information you provide to manually complete, check and submit your declarations on your behalf.