The increasing complexity of international trade and the challenges of striking a balance between Trade facilitation, Revenue Protection, National Security and Customs autonomy whilst ensuring compliance with World Customs Organization standards.
The single window application platform is a web application hosted centrally on a web server with a centralized database server. West Blue implements this solution to help automate the trade supply chain business processes hereby reducing time and cost of business operation; Increase productivity; Improve transparency and Integrity in ease of doing business.
User Registration with single sign-on features.
Agent License Registration.
Electronic submission of documents.
Generation of electronic permits
Ports and Vessel management
E-Payment Connectivity and Settlement.
Ability to submit inspection report electronically
Ability to Integrate with third party systems
Application Tracking and Auditing.
Content Management System
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
The single window application platform provides a centralized platform for submission and processing of trade applications, improved communication and enhanced resource productivity.
Key benefits of the process include:
Correct (and often increased) revenue yield.
Better investment climate leading to increased inward investment.
Better service delivery to traders.
Improved ability to monitor activity for national security purposes.
Effective processes and procedures.
Enhanced security, Increased Integrity and transparency.
Enhanced staff capacity and effective resource allocation.