Quo Vadis: Green Customs?

Green cross-border trade: What should importers and exporters think of and prepare for?

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"Green cross-border trade: What should importers and exporters think of and prepare for?" - this was the title of a part of the European Customs Practitioners' Conference (May 2023, Vilnius, Lithuania and online). Arne Mielken, who was one of the speakers, provided an overview of developments related to 'green customs'.

The content of this recorded presentation:

  • Introduction
  • Part 1: The future role of Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) in preserving out environment and combatting climate change 
  • Part 2: The Greening of Customs Documents 
  • Part 3: Visualising a Greener HS
  • Part 4: Other Measures
  • Conclusion

If you would like to learn more about the topic, take a look at the courses offered by Arne Mielken www.customsmanager.org/events - one of them is on Climate Change & Environmental Sustainability.

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