Automated System for Customs Data

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Automated System for Customs Data

Also called ASYCUDA. Software designed to administrate the customs process. It stores declarations, manifests, and other forms. It also assists workers in ensuring tariffs are paid and imports abide by law in the importing country. It was developed in Switzerland.
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The ASYCUDA program is directed at reforming the customs clearance process and aims at speeding up customs clearance through the introduction of computerization and simplification of procedures and thus minimizing administrative costs to the business community and the economies of countries.
Al Shobaki is currently visiting Jordan to get a first hand look at the role of the Jordan Customs Department in the implementation of the one stop-one shop system, the ASYCUDA system and combating trafficking to motivate investment and economic development in the kingdom.
The additional financing will support further rollout of ASYCUDA Declaration Processing System (DPS) and completion of the ongoing construction of the remaining truck parking area at Jalalabad Inland Clearance Depot (ICD).
An agreement is inked by Department of Customs (DoC) with United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) for improving Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) into ASYCUDA World so as to make the customs clearance process easy and transparent.
Rest amount will be used up for operation of ASYCUDA World and integrated customs network systems.
The JCA advertised for a National Project Director for the execution of the Automated System for Customs Data or ASYCUDA project, but did not respond toGleaner Business requests for information on the project.
The Aqaba Center of Excellence in 2013 conducted eight high-level ASYCUDA training sessions (with 57 trainees), 13 local community training sessions (300 trainees), and two regional workshops on the UNECE Trade Facilitation Implementation Guide.