Declaration for veterinary goods (live animals, products with animal origin and foodstuffs). These goods must be inspected at import by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA).


Delivery agreements between buyer and seller. Incoterms, among other things, are arranged for whose transport and insurance costs. They can roughly be divided into maritime, air transport and other. The maritime incoterms are: FAS, FOB, CFR, CIF. The incoterms for air freight: CPT. The other incoterms: EXW, FCA, DAP, DAT, DDP. In practice, these incoterms are often used interchangeably.

Contract Direct Representation (DR)

Agreement between the representative (customs agent) and represented (importer or exporter, third party). The representative authorizes representative to do from his / her name and account, customs declaration.

Supplier Statement (LTD)

Declaration by a supplier to the exporter about the origin of the delivered goods. This document has a fixed layout and must be signed.

EFTA Countries

The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is a partnership between Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland and Switzerland. The association is better known under the Dutch abbreviation EVA