ValueQuest® is a state-of-the-art platform of technology-based services designed to boost customs revenues through the set-up of a National Valuation Database.

When it comes to customs operations, every government faces the same modern-day dilemma: how to facilitate trade and increase revenues while simultaneously protecting the integrity of core processes such as the classification and valuation of goods?

At Cotecna, we offer an efficient solution to accommodate the needs of customs operations. ValueQuest® offers an efficient valuation and classification solution to assist Customs easily and quickly determine the right value and tariff code of imported goods.  By setting up a reliable national valuation database, Cotecna provides decisive information to support risk assessment. 

What’s more, we train customs officers to manage ValueQuest®, giving governments further autonomy while modernising operations.

ValueQuest® fundamentals

  • Transparency and impartiality of the decision-making process
  • Enhanced revenue collection
  • Efficient trade facilitation
  • Optimisation of processes and human resources
  • Compliance with WCO guidelines and WTO trade facilitation agreements