Government and Trade Facilitation

From customs clearance and cross-border e-invoicing to fighting illicit trade, SGS offers a range of government and trade facilitation services to support international trade.

Whether you are an importer, exporter, manufacturer or administrative body, we can smooth and accelerate the process of trading across borders while securing compliance.  

Trading across international borders involves additional work, checks and procedures that can be time-consuming and costly. We offer a comprehensive range of services and automated systems that can ease this burden and help you trade safely, legitimately and efficiently throughout the world.  

Government services

In addition, we also offer a range of services that support governments and administrative agencies. These include diagnostics, training, risk analysis, compliance, certification and operational support for international trade. Our services can help reduce fraud, calculate and receive correct duties, increase VAT revenues fight illicit trade, and assessing compliance of imported products, leading to better and safer outcomes for the population as a whole.    

Why work with SGS?

With an extensive portfolio of innovative services for governments, international institutions and partner organizations across the public and private sectors, we offer services that are innovative and flexible. Our experts work in partnership with you to create robust solutions to international trade challenges.

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SGS Headquarters

1 Place des Alpes
P.O. Box 2152
1211 Geneva
Switzerland