Abu Dhabi customs joins TradeLens to work with exporters, importers to explore blockchain underpinned document flows

Abu Dhabi Customs hosted a workshop recently with key Importers and Exporters discussing how TradeLens and digitized transportation documentation has the ability to streamline processes in customs declaration processes.

 
“Abu Dhabi Customs is excited to work with a group of importers and exporters to explore the benefits that collaboration using blockchain can offer to all those involved. This joint approach is critical to create time savings in the process and to improve access to international trade to all entities that trade with Abu Dhabi. We really believe TradeLens will be bringing a lot of benefits to our ecosystem here in Abu Dhabi”. - Yanal Qasim Mohammad Alkhasoneh, Division Director - Information Technology, Information Technology Division 


“The collaboration across public and private entities towards a single shared goal was immensely encouraging. The gathering of industry leaders, authorities, and ocean carriers to jointly and openly address international transportation documentation highlights the desire to improve existing processes using innovative digital tools like TradeLens”. - Thomas Sproat, Global Head of Network TradeLens

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Abu Dhabi Customs Joins TradeLens

More information on Customs Authority collaboration with TradeLens can be found here.

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