The customs system of the European Union in the face of the current challenges of customs handling in supply chains

Authors

  • Jowita Świerczyńska Krakow University of Economics

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24136/ceref.2023.010

Keywords:

customs system, customs handling, European Union, supply chain

Abstract

The global environment, with its dynamic and varied changes, creates unstable and demanding conditions for the customs system of the European Union to cope with. The article aims to identify and describe the most pressing challenges to the EU customs system in the context of the customs handling of supply chain actors. The hypothesis for verification is that the EU system is not static in the face of the volatility, uncertainty and ambiguity of the environment; instead, it responds to all challenges arising, so as to ensure guarantee professional customs handling to participants in supply chains. The article is composed of two parts followed by a summary. The first part addresses the role of customs in supply chains; the second part presents the most important challenges to the EU’s customs system directly related to the customs handling of participants in international supply chains. The summary concludes the issues raised in the investigation. The study relies on traditional research methods: deductive reasoning and comparative analysis.

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2023-12-21

How to Cite

Świerczyńska, J. (2023). The customs system of the European Union in the face of the current challenges of customs handling in supply chains. Central European Review of Economics & Finance, 43(2), 65–82. https://doi.org/10.24136/ceref.2023.010

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