CHAMP Cargosystems adds Japan Customs to TGC solution

Published: Thursday, June 6, 2019

CHAMP Cargosystems, in accordance with Japan Customs new border management regulations, is now offering Advance Cargo Information (ACI) filing to Japan Customs via its customs compliance solution, Traxon Global Customs. CHAMP has already signed 15 carriers for its ACI service to Japan Customs.

The solution enables all airlines or their ground handlers to send Master Air Waybill (FWB), House Manifest (FHL) and Flight Manifest (FFM) information to Customs according to the requirements.  This data must now be submitted for inbound, transit and FROB – shipments to the State of Japan as of March 2019.

“With a quick turnaround, CHAMP was pleased to make our clients compliant with this new regulation on time,” says Nicholas Xenocostas, VP of Commercial & Customer Engagement at CHAMP Cargosystems. “TGC services currently cover over 55 customs authorities worldwide and we remain committed to evolving our compliance solutions in line with market and country developments.”

Used today by over 110+ airlines and ground handlers, TGC currently covers electronic filing requirements in 59 countries worldwide for Advance Electronic Customs Information covering import, export, transshipment and transit regulations for air cargo.