Jebel Ali Customs Center, part of Dubai Customs’ Sea Customs Management, said it has completed a total of 1.828 million transactions between January and August.
The centre implemented an integrated, agile approach to deal with the new pandemic situation using smart customs channels to ensure uninterrupted flow of trade, and boosting communication with strategic government partners.
"We have put in place an integrated strategy at Jebel Ali Customs Centre to ensure facilitated trade operations during 2020," said Yousef Al Hashimi, Director of Sea Customs Centre Management.
"We developed our plans to overcome the challenges posed by Covid-19 while taking all precautionary measures for the safety of our teams and clients, and to deliver best services and customs facilities to businesses and investors," he stated.
"Customs inspection officers at Jebel Ali Customs Centre diligently worked at the front lines to keep all areas safe and clean and to deliver quick and quality services to the clients, including efficient communication during the pandemic," he added.