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Border management modernization (English)

This book provides border management policymakers and reformers with a broad survey of key developments in and principles for improving trade facilitation through better border management, including practical advice on particular issues. In contrast to the traditional border management reform agenda, with its focus on improving customs operations, this book addresses both customs reform and areas well beyond customs-a significant broadening of scope. The book thus presents a new, more comprehensive approach to trade facilitation through border management reform: an approach that embraces a much wider, 'whole of government' perspective. The objective of this book is to summarize and provide guidance on what constitutes good practices in border management-looking beyond customs clearance. The contributions to the volume make clear that there are no simple or universally applicable solutions. Instead, the aim is to provide a range of general guidelines that can be used to better understand the complex border management environment and the interdependencies and interrelationships that collectively need to be addressed to secure meaningful change and improvement.

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  • Author

    Doyle, Tom, Fanta Ivanovic,Enrique, Mclinden,Gerard, Widdowson,David Charles

  • Document Date

    2010/11/30

  • Document Type

    Publication

  • Report Number

    58845

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    1

  • Country

    Africa,

  • Region

    Africa,

  • Disclosure Date

    2011/01/06

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Border management modernization

  • Keywords

    united nations conference on trade and development;global risk management system;benefits of economies of scale;information and communication technology;Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures;human resource management policy;Single Window;modern border;global supply chain;customs process;regional trading agreements;customs union;food and agricultural;country of destination;landlocked developing countries;goods in transit;value added tax;effective customs reform;clearance of good;private sector business;trade and transportation;cross border trade;international freight forwarder;organizational change management;human resource development;control of information;supply and installation;duty free shop;exchange of information;barriers to trade;price of export;fiscal affair;private sector community;private sector representative;measures affecting trade;regional trade agreement;international trade negotiation;public sector official;private sector counterpart;private sector service;international finance;international supply chain;clearance time;nontariff measure;international instrument;clearance process;reform effort;political will;fragile states;business case;risk map;

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Doyle, Tom Fanta Ivanovic,Enrique Mclinden,Gerard Widdowson,David Charles

Border management modernization (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/986291468192549495/Border-management-modernization