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EDI system to facilitate Beypore Port

The service of the Customs’ Electronic Data Interface (EDI) system, now available at the Calicut International Airport, will be temporarily extended to facilitate international cargo shipping operations through Beypore Port. A circular to this effect will be issued soon by the Cochin Customs, it is learnt.

Sources said the temporary arrangement would be in place till the introduction of a permanent 24×7 EDI clearance facility at the Beypore Port. On Thursday (Dec. 6), port authorities held a preliminary discussion with Customs officials about the introduction of the new service and the demand for it among potential exporters and importers.

Read more on The Hindu.


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