Valuable cargo

Transport of valuables
The French Riviera is a major market for the presentation of gems, jewelry, watchmaking, and goldsmithing, and other collector's objects, and a transit center for all categories of valuable objects. From their arrival at the airport of Nice to their exhibition site and back, we coordinate the customs operations and the secured transfer on your behalf.
Services we offer in France and Monaco:

customized transport solutions for jewelry and high-value objects

Multidisciplinarity, expertise, and local presence allow us to meet an requests made by actors in the luxury goods sector in the area around Menton, Monaco, St-Jean-Cap-FerratNice, Antibes Cannes and beyond.

  • Door-to-door transport in specific air freight service under our insurance or yours.
  • Simple, secured, and economic solutions for “lower” value items.
  • Logistics for exhibitions of jewelry, time pieces, gems, gold objects in Monaco, Nice and Cannes.
  • Customized services for viewing, storage, special events, escorts, hiring safes.

Alexandra Lefevre

Are you presenting jewels or other high value objects at one of the conventions held along the French Riviera? We’ll study your parameters (date, location, customs status) and put your transport operations into place so you can devote your efforts exclusively to the promotion of your product lines.

Alexandra Lefevre, MATHEZ MONACO, Monaco

You'll benefit from

Your specialized agent along the French Riviera

As an independent freight forwarder from the French Riviera, we have been working for many years in Nice, Cannes, and Monaco.

An international network

We oversee or deliver your high-value objects throughout the world thanks to our worldwide network of agents specialized in shipping high-end goods.
Our network

Qualified personnel

Our personnel, who are trained and certified for handling specific products, and our experience with the local customs and service providers guarantee that your operations will go off without a hitch.

Secured solutions

Our processes, warehouse options, and partners are known and recognized by Lloyd's, and they are perfectly well adapted to the insurance solutions specific to the needs and to the risks associated with this industry.

Specialists in exhibitions & conventions

Our activities, specialized in logistics for exhibitions & conventions, allow our clients to take advantage of our special relations in this sector.
Exhibitions & Conventions
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Frequently asked questions about shipping

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    What customs regulations must be complied with upon entering the European Union Customs Territory?

    Jewelry and high value objects are subject to customs regulations upon their entry in the European Union Customs Territory:

    Specific information you should know:

    Are you an individual and are you buying goods abroad? If you exceed duty thresholds, you will need to declare your purchases yourself to customs upon your return to the European Union Customs Territory.

    Customs regulations regarding jewelry and high value objects for professionals:

    If you are a professional and you are bringing jewels and objects of value within the European Union Customs Territory in accompanied luggage, to present them for sale or to show them at an event; you will need to declare this merchandise to customs. Whether they are small, high value, or if they are entrusted to another party, items of jewelry are not covered by any status of exemption. You have to provide a detailed invoice and a packing list at customs through the "goods to be declared" line prior to leaving the terminal.

    That is where we'll meet you to manage the customs procedures and keep the goods in a secure location. A temporary admission may be put in place so that you can avoid paying duties and taxes, provided you comply with the conditions of temporary admission put in place by the customs authority.

    Explain to us what you intend to do, and our specialists will assist with all of the formalities. Remember that a quick and smooth clearance through customs depends on anticipation. "A stitch in time saves nine" certainly applies when it comes to customs declarations!

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    Why choose an AEO-Full shipping agent?

    The "AEO" accreditation (Authorized Economic Operator) is granted by the Customs Authority to companies which satisfy strict customs criteria and demonstrate a continuous level of compliance and reliability with respect to the international logistics chain.

    Working with an "AEO-Full" freight forwarder means that in shipping your goods you'll benefit from the following advantages:

    • Streamlining your customs operations
    • Physical and records inspections reduced and adapted for your goods,
    • Status recognized throughout the European Union and worldwide

    MATHEZ FREIGHT is among the top 30 IATA agents in France, and since 2013 it has had AEO-Full status, which includes the AEO "customs simplification" certificate and the AEO "safety-security" certificate. When you work with MATHEZ FREIGHT, you can rest assured that all your customs operations throughout the EU and beyond will be handled with precision, reliability, and professionalism, according to the highest standards.

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