Serpa USA delivered on Wednesday morning, August 24th, more than 3000 disposable diapers imported from Brazil to PATCHES PPEC, a pediatric rehabilitation clinic and intensive care of infants and children in Florida City, located just south of Miami.
On May 2nd, 2016, our President Afonso Reis, has passed the board exam for Technical Qualification Examination for Customs Brokers, an Authorized Economic Operator certification.
The exam is applied to the customs brokers interested in certifying as Authorized Economic Operators and Afonso Reis was in between only 8 candidates from Minas Gerais state and 52 from all over Brazil, this was the first approved class held in the country.
The results were published today on page 74 of the Diário Oficial da União, link below: What is the AEO? The AEO, in Portuguese Operador Econimico Autorizado, is a certification for the supply chain players that represent low risk in its operations, both in terms of physical security of the cargo and the performance of their customs obligations.
The program is voluntary and a credential, it aims to reach 50% of all export declarations and registered imports in the country done only by certified companies by 2019. Serpa Consulting offers AEO certification for companies who wish to get certified and Afonso Reis is also a partner in that company.
Serpa Consulting team has a history of successful work alongside Brazilian Customs (RFB) in the following areas:
On behalf of the entire Serpa Group team we would like to congratulate Afonso Reis for this achievement!