Champ Meets Nigerian Regulations

ON AUGUST 12 Champ Cargosystems announced that seven freight carriers operating to and from Nigeria, including Cargolux, are using its solution to comply with Nigeria’s new Advanced Customs Information requirements.  Under the regulations, announced on July 14 with immediate effect, an electronic manifest must be submitted to Nigerian Customs prior to the flight departing for Nigeria.
Champ Cargosystems worked developed its solution based on its Global Customs Gateway platform, which is already used for a number of customs authorities around the world and is ready for the new EU ICS (Import Control System) regulations starting January 2011.
James Fernandez, Champ’s Vice President Sales and Marketing, said: “I am delighted that our dedicated team of customs experts managed to get air cargo moving back into Nigeria within days. It is a prime example of how CHAMP responds.”