St. Vincent & the Grenadines Customs & Excise Department
The Grenadines

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Implementation of ASYCUDA World

The Customs and Excise Department as part of its on-going modernisation program is schedule to implement ASYCUDA World on October 14, 2013.

ASYCUDA World is the latest version of Customs application produced by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). It is an upgrade of ASYCUDA++, a Web-based software solution which is greater in scope and will virtually revolutionize the way business is conducted between the Customs Department and its key clients and stakeholders.

Key features of the system are;

  • Java Based
  • Internet Application-Login from anywhere in the world
  • No requirements for a specific module or modules
  • More user friendly interface
  • Provides opportunity for easy connectivity with other systems
  • More secure connectivity
  • Scope for the development and attachment of a wide range of Electronic-Documents

New developments that will be facilitated are as follows;

  • Electronic submission of Customs declarations and other supporting documentation
  • Enhanced functionality in the preparation and submission of manifest
  • Direct interface and information sharing, between key Government Departments and Ministries
  • License Management System-Linking Ministry of Trade
  • Linkages with other Departments, for example Ministry of Agriculture and the Bureau of Standards

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