What does customs do?
Customs plays an important role worldwide in the import and export of goods. Customs wants to maintain control over the goods that enter and leave our country, in terms of taxes, safety, public health and the environment. Import duties and taxes protect the European market. That is why customs sometimes impose special requirements on the invoice, or you have to fill in extra information on your consignment note. We give you useful tips to help your shipments pass through customs as smoothly as possible.