Single Window System
Single window system is a Facility that allows parties involved in trade and transport to lodge standardised information and transport to lodge standardised information and documents with a single entry point to fulfil all import, export and transit-related regulatory requirements .
The benefits of a single window system is as follows
Traders have to regularly prepare and submit large volumes of information and documents to government authorities to comply with import, export and transit-related regulatory requirements. This information and documentation has to be submitted through different agencies. These constitute a serious burden to both governments and the business community governments and the business community. With a Single Window, trade related information and documents need only be submitted once at a single entry point.