Vision, Mission and Values

Vision

Bringing Customs together for a safer and more prosperous world.
Borders divide, Customs connects.


Mission

The World Customs Organization develops international standards, fosters cooperation and builds capacity to facilitate legitimate trade, to secure a fair revenue collection and to protect society, providing leadership, guidance and support to Customs administrations.


Values

We are a knowledge-based and action-oriented organization. 

We believe in transparent, honest, and auditable governance procedures. 

We are responsive to our Members, stakeholders in trade, and society. 

We capitalize on technology and innovation.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equitable treatment and opportunities for all.


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