Authorised Economic Operator Status (AEO)

The authorised economic operator is such an economic operator having special status which is reliable throughout the Community in the context of its customs related operations, and therefore, is entitled to enjoy facilitations concerning security and customs controls and to benefit from customs simplifications on the basis of customs regulations throughout the Community.

Indirect benefits of AEO status:

  • Better business reputation

  • Fewer delayed shipments, improved planning

  • Reduced security and safety incidents

  • Improving internal safety and controlling processes in the company

  • More efficient intra-company communication

  • Improved communication between partners

  • Common EU database of AEO

Carbon Black Kft has been in possession of an AEO certificate since 31 October 2008.