Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) activity for warehouse and distribution operations increased 45% year-over-year in 2013. Many companies are realizing, and capitalizing on the benefits of FTZ – whether it’s reduced Merchandise Processing Fees or improved cash flow. Let us help you see if it makes sense.
What makes GEODIS’s solution unique is our end-to-end management of a FTZ coupled with our and our pre-integrated systems to manage the entire process.
Decreased Costs and Increased Velocity
GEODIS’s FTZ implementation can save your company time and money due to established integration across transportation, warehousing, FTZ Administrator, and U.S. Customs. Many customers realize a decrease in Merchandise Processing Fees (MPF), improved cash flow and expedited shipments through direct delivery to a warehouse.
Reduction of Risk
There is no doubt that Foreign-Trade Zone solutions are complex, but if done right, they can provide many benefits. Using GEODIS’s end-to-end management of customs clearance, FTZ administration, and customs reporting your risk substantially decreases by having our experienced staff managed the whole process.
GEODIS has a wide variety of experience with Foreign-Trade Zones across industries including Retail, Fashion & Lifestyle, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, High-Tech, and Automotive. Our Trade Services team has expertise across all industries, government agencies, regulations, and ports so that we can help you stay ahead and plan accordingly upon any market changes.
GEODIS is committed to offering you irreproachable service quality and ensuring the safety of personnel everywhere and at any time; this is part of the GEODIS Golden Rules. We go all the way to providE you with top-quality service on an everyday basis in order to earn your and your customers' satisfaction.
GEODIS applies high-security industrial-grade ISO and ISO TS certified processes throughout the supply chain:
Quality driven management
For reliability and value creation throughout your supply chain,GEODIS practices quality-driven management: