Services Customs Service

The main team for customs service can be found at the head-office in Rendsburg.

The customs service of AHLMANN-ZERSSEN offers a wide variety of procedures for ​​import and export clearance, and thus organizes the carriage of cargoes across duty- and tax borders on behalf and with authorization of its customers and ensures that the transported goods are cleared at all German customs offices quickly, precisely and strictly confidential.

AHLMANN-ZERSSEN has been working with ATLAS (automated rate and local customs handling system) since 2002 and has been using the ATLAS export process section since 2006.

The range of services includes amongst others non-binding tariff information, advice and inquiries for import and export projects, electronic customs clearance, issuing of transit documents (NCTS-OUT), closing of transit documents (NCTS-IN) as data transfer service provider, internal trade statistics (Intrastat), and special customs procedures (e.g. bonded warehouse, end use shipbuilding, end use air transport, declaration of returned goods from buildings sites in non EU countries.

Having proved to be a reliable and trustworthy company AHLMANN-ZERSSEN is certified as an “Authorized Economic Operator” (AEO-C) for customs simplifications – such as simplified declaration procedure (“VAV”) for imports, authorization for ongoing payment deferral on import duties and taxes, and has statuses of an “authorized consignor” (T2L / T2LF) and “authorized consignee”, and it regularly participates in the Community/Common Transit system.

If you have any questions about customs service: the colleagues are available 24/7 by phone +49 (0) 151 - 54 36 13 33.

A list of all contact persons can be found here.