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Information and Insights on Global Trade and Supply Chain Solutions


Gain end-to-end supply chain visibility integrating SAP TM on SAP S/4HANA & SAP GTS

Authored by: Vijendra Kargudri   Global Trade Businesses – Challenges galore Businesses involved in global trade, on day-to-day basis face challenges to efficiently cater with optimum supply matching the market demands. To do so, they need to possess efficient shipment/transportation for their products backed by end-to-end visibility across the supply chain. Businesses can achieve this by … Continue reading “Gain end-to-end supply chain visibility integrating SAP TM on SAP S/4HANA & SAP GTS”

By: Krypt Team - March 25th, 2020

SAP GTS or SAP S/4HANA – International Trade?

Authored by: Vijendra Kargudri Compliance across complex supply chains International/Foreign trade for gamut of products is achieved through supply chains involving series of complex processes spread across continents. Since it involves selling/buying products to/from two different businesses/countries, they are supposed to ensure trade compliance across various supply chain processes along with accelerating the cross-border supply chain. … Continue reading “SAP GTS or SAP S/4HANA – International Trade?”

By: Krypt Team - March 6th, 2020

Waived customs duties on zone to zone transfers

Foreign Trade Zones serve multiple purposes including managing transshipping operations and saving money on manufacturing processing fees. Typically companies use FTZs for exports. However, Foreign Trade Zones can also be used to take advantage of crossdocking and transferring goods from one FTZ to another – often referred to as zone to zone transfers ­- without … Continue reading “Waived customs duties on zone to zone transfers”

By: Team Krypt - May 3rd, 2017

Bonded Warehouse vs. Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ)

As an importer, both Bonded Warehouses and Foreign Trade Zones can be financially beneficial when thinking about storage and warehouse distribution. But how do you know which to use and in which circumstances? Let’s take a closer look. Bonded Warehouse Definition A secure building or area (Customs Warehouse) in which dutiable goods can be stored, manipulated, … Continue reading “Bonded Warehouse vs. Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ)”

By: Team Krypt - July 18th, 2016

FAQ: Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ)

In the light of SAP GTS 11.0 release featuring Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) capabilities, and as we gear up for the NAFTZ conference, we are compiling an FTZ FAQ. If you have additional questions which should be added or simply ones you’d like answered, please let us know! Don’t forget to register for the Annual NAFTZ … Continue reading “FAQ: Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ)”

By: Team Krypt - September 2nd, 2015