Global Trade and Customs Consulting

How to deal with customs requirements and global trade?

Is your company globally active? Do you have to deal with countless trade regulations and hurdles? Are you facing severe cost pressure with regards to duty savings and export opportunities? Our experts will help you maintaining control over your entire supply chain and support you in strategic decisions, whereas in the area of customs procedures, free-trade agreements, export controls, and of course, IT process automation. Our team defends an interdisciplinary and global approach, which integrates end-to-end solutions: from legal support to international transformation projects, including risk assessment and IT-solutions implementation.

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Our Global Trade and Customs services portfolio

Review and optimization of your national and international trade flows and customs procedures.

Review of customs and trade-related regulations relevant to your business on a global scale.

  • Legal representation and advising in customs matters, including international trade sanctions, boycotts, export controls (e.g. dual-use goods regulations) or import/export licenses.
  • Information and assessment of customs procedures.
  • Processes optimization and binding information for Switzerland, the EU or other customs territories.

Implementation of solutions for trade compliance, preferential origin and customs clearance. Assessment of software and system health-check. Master data and document management.

  • Implementation of regulations pertaining to origin determination (preferential and non-preferential), issuance of origin certificates and long-term vendor declaration.
  • Advising and support regarding the Swissness legislation.
  • Ensuring the smooth interaction between all issues relevant for your supply chain, such as BEPS, VAT or transfer pricing.

Information for staff via Hotline.

Single-Point of contact for troubleshooting and regulatory watch (proactive alerts).

The Swissness advice from PwC

In the summer of 2013, the Swiss parliament passed a new Swissness legislation with the aim of securing the added value of the "Swiss" brand in the long term. On 2.

Our Swissness Services

Our expert

Simeon L. Probst

Partner Customs & Trade and VAT, Basel, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 53 51