Securing a Supply Chain

Read this executive summary and introduction as a guide addressing security, its importance, the major players, logistics requirements, as well as the overall vision.

Executive Summary

Mutual recognition

It is generally agreed that there is a compelling case in favor of the international mutual recognition and interoperability between national AEO programs. The WCO Framework of Standards provides a common platform for AEO certification programs, which should facilitate their mutual recognition. There are, however, still some questions on the mutual recognition between C-TPAT and WCO-inspired AEO certification programs.