Customs representative, VAT specialist and shipping company strengthened by a vast international network, born in Nice and located at each and every shipyard on the French Riviera, naturally we have developed specialized services for all the actors in the yachting sector as well as their shipyard service providers.
Repairing and refurbishing ships and yachts bearing international flags requires rigorous and total customs mastery as well as logistical responsiveness. This is what we offer our clients, from our offices located right within their bonded warehouses.
The inward processing scheme for "repairs" is a specific "transformation" customs arrangement that allows for importation of a third party boat for repairs and refurbishment prior to re-exportation.
Placing the vessel in this inward processing scheme allows one to take advantage of work and outfitting tax free.
Inward processing for "repairs" is available to boats:
To take advantage of the inward processing scheme for "repairs", work with a Registered Customs Representative who specializes in this field:
What could be more convenient, since Mathez Freight Forwarding is also a Registered Customs Representative! Contact us.
Mathez Freight Forwarding is IATA, FIATA and FONASBA certified and since 2013 also has AEO-Full status, which includes the AEO certificate for "customs streamlining" and the AEO certificate for "safety and security."
IATA certification also allows the use of any commercial airliner and use of their AWB.
FIATA certification governs relations between loaders and actors in the maritime shipping industry, with FIATA regulations serving as the reference in the event of a dispute.
When you work with Mathez Freight Forwarding, you can rest assured that all of our operations will be performed with precision, reliability, and professionalism, according to the highest standards.