TRYNESS TEMBO, Lusaka
THE Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) anticipates continued increase in the volumes of import inspections following the introduction of the single window online clearance system of goods.
The online system, which was initially piloted at Chirundu, has since been rolled out to other borders such as Nakonde and Livingstone.
ZABS head of marketing and public relations Hazel Zulu said the system allows the bureau to collaborate with the Zambia Revenue Authority to inspect products that fall under mandatory standards online.
Mrs Zulu said in a statement availed to the Daily Mail on Friday that the system has proved to be effective as it speeds up the clearance and inspection process, thereby allowing more inspections to be conducted…http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/