Efficient customs clearance with Xcust: Seamless connection to the ATLAS data center
Customs clearance is an important but often complex process for many businesses. Compliance with customs regulations and smooth communication with customs authorities are essential to avoid delays in supply chain management and prevent penalties. In this blog, we will explore the benefits of the ATLAS integration with our customs software, Xcust, and how this solution optimizes customs-related communication for businesses.
ATLAS Integration with Xcust: A Certified Solution
Xcust is a state-of-the-art customs software that enables businesses to establish a certified and seamless communication with the data center of the German Customs Authority (ATLAS). This integration is vital for efficiently and accurately transmitting customs-related data. The transmitted data includes product details, product values, customs tariff numbers, container information, and more. Xcust seamlessly integrates with our logistics software – Xfreight, or other ERP systems, ensuring that the data is processed and transmitted in accordance with ATLAS requirements.
Xcust supports a variety of procedures to cover the different customs requirements for imports and exports. These procedures include:
Input- Output SumA (EAS) [ENI, EXS]: This procedure involves the summary declaration for goods entering or leaving the EU.
Transit procedure (NCTS) [TUF, TVS, TBE, TRQ]: The New Computerized Transit System (NCTS) allows customs-monitored transit of goods within the EU or through the EU’s customs territory.
Free traffic (Normal Procedure for Import) [ZBE, ZBV]: Release for Free traffic is the standard procedure for importing goods into the EU.
Inward Processing (Simplified and Normal Procedure) [AAV, AVV, AAE, AVE]: These procedures relate to the customs treatment of goods sent abroad for processing or treatment and subsequently re-imported into the EU.
Summary Declaration (SumA) [SAN, SAV, SAT, SVM, SAE, SAS, SKO, SWV]: The summary declaration is required for the shipment of goods by air or sea in or out of the EU.
. Export (AES) [EXP, EXT, EXQ]: This procedure concerns the export of goods from the EU.
Customs Bond Completion Information [LBE]:[LBE] Information on the clearance of goods in a customs warehouse is transmitted.
Benefits of Integration without Third-Party Involvement and Additional Costs
A significant advantage of Xcust is the ability to integrate the software without additional costs and without the need for third-party involvement. This significantly simplifies the implementation process, allowing businesses to streamline customs clearence more efficiently. The seamless integration with Xfreight ensures smooth data flow and minimizes the risk of errors and delays.
Furthermore, Xcust ensures fast and reliable transmission of customs-related data to the ATLAS data center, enabling companies to submit their customs declarations promptly and accurately. The transparent presentation of customs responses in the order processing system allows users to track the status of their customs transactions in real-time and react promptly when necessary.
The ATLAS integration with Xcust offers businesses a powerful and certified solution for efficient customs clearence . Through seamless integration with Xfreight or existing ERP systems, support for various procedures, and the avoidance of additional costs and third-party involvement, customs communication is optimized. The ability to swiftly and accurately transmit customs-related data empowers businesses to effectively fulfill their customs obligations and ensure smooth supply chain processes. With Xcust, companies can elevate their customs clearence to a new level and focus on their core business without worrying about complex customs procedures.
XTRAS forward thinking is listed as a certified customs software provider on the website of German customs authorities.