Benefits of TIR System

For customs

Reduces the normal requirements of national transit procedures

Reduces physical inspection in countries of transit and the exhaustion of man power

Protects the duties and taxes at risk which are ‘ guaranteed’ – up to USD 50,000 or EUR 60,000 per TIR transport

Reduces the risk of presenting inaccurate information to Customs administrations

For the Transport operator

Enables goods to travel across national frontiers with a minimum of interference and delays by Customs administrations

Reduces waiting times at borders.

Allows the use of simplified documentation

Avoids the need to deposit a guarantee covering the duties and taxes at transit borders

For international trade

Encourages the development of international trade in a secure and controlled environment

Enables significant economies to be made in transport costs by reducing delays in transit

Facilitates international trade

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