SECURE TRADE PARTNERSHIP
Fuji Trading Singapore (FTS) and Fuji Horiguchi Engineering (FHE) were awarded the Secure Trade Partnership (STP) accreditation by the Singapore Customs in since 2009.
STP is a certification programme assessing the extent of companies’ security measures and process compliance in their trading operations. The STP programme is consistent with the World Customs Organisation (WCO) SAFE Framework of Standards to secure and facilitate global trade, adopted in June 2005.
The STP programme is based on the premises that the twin goals of facilitating trade and ensuring supply chain security is a shared responsibility between the responsibility between the government and industry stakeholders.
Benefits of being STP certified includes:
Cargo less likely to be inspected;
Recognition as a low risk company i.e. enhanced branding;
Reduced inspection or expedited clearance should certified status be also recognised by overseas countries;
STP companies will automatically be recognised as a known consignor (KC) under the Regulated Cargo Agent Regime (RCAR).