“Axway came to this project not just as an IT vendor, but as a company that understands how customs and clearance processes work. That was critical in making this a success, as was their support for the Member States.”


reduction in cargo release time


participation, eliminating paper confirmation

900,000 +

certificates of Origin exchanged electronically

Case study details

Since 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has strived to accelerate economic growth, social progress, and cultural development through regional collaboration. Today, ASEAN comprises ten member states: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam.

Swap a paper-based approach to customs for a swift, secure, and accurate electronic system.

ASEAN replaced slow and costly customs processes with a digital platform, enabling member states to rapidly exchange cross-border cargo documentation.