Customs process speeds up at Tan Son Nhat airport
From Jan 1st 2021, HCMC Customs Department officially proceed VASSCM system to automate customs procedures, supervising and one-stop customs to help reduce the time of customs clearance of import/export shipment down to 10 minutes instead of few hours in previous years.
The testing work have started early of Dec 2020 at both TCS and SCSC cargo warehouse with two airlines (Vietnam Airlines and Singapore Airlines) after the success of systems in Noi bai Airport (officially launched Sep 2020 after two-year testing) . The information are connected through VASSCM system included declared import/ export cargo, loading/discharging plan, gate-in, gate-out of shipment, etc from related parties like warehouse operator, customs, importers, exporters, airlines
This is a good news to not only importers/exporters but also to logistics providers like Voltrans to save time and cost with new improvement activities of Central Customs Department. This, especially, helps to make import/export air cargo have more competitive advantages in the world market.