12th September 2016

Joint Statement by 7 Trade Associations: EU Customs – Making a Difference in Modern Trade?

On 7 September 2016, seven leading trade associations – the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU, CLECAT, EuroCommerce, the European Express Association, the Foreign Trade Association, the International Air Transport Association and the World Shipping Council – called on EU institutions to enhance the competitiveness of business and boost trade through more coordinated border management, additional benefits for economic operators and a harmonised implementation of the new Union Customs Code (UCC) among the EU’s Member States. 

Read details (in English).

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic