Authorized Economic Operator
The Authorized Economic Operator AEO is characterized by being an important figure in international trade and being related to customs. The AEO is a statute that can be obtained by the community economic operators, which implies being considered by the European Union as a trustworthy figure regarding professional activity in customs matters.
Maritima del Estrecho is an Authorized Economic Operator
Less physical and documentary controls, which reduces the number of dispatches in circuits.
Priority in physical and documentary controls, caring about fastest controls when it is possible.
Centralized national office: customs agents can dispatch merchandise that arrives in any harbour, carrying out the procedures in another customs office.
Facilities to benefit from simplified customs procedures.
Yes. It is advisable that based on your size and type of operations, you apply for this certificate. Maritima del Estrecho is in charge of clients management and advice.
To obtain the certification of Authorized Economic Operator, a request must be submitted to the AEAT (State Tax Administration Agency). This agency will be responsible for checking that the following requirements are met by the company that requests it:
• Accredited financial solvency.
• History of compliance with customs regulations.
• Strict control of accounting, mercantile, computer and customs procedures.
• Levels of physical security in the facilities (for security certification).
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