AEO status is a certified standard issued by customs administrations in the EU.
AUTHORISED ECONOMIC OPERATOR (AEO)
The status certifies that a business has met internationally recognised standards in relation to their security, management systems, and compliance with customs rules.
AEO can be granted to economic operators meeting the following criteria:
- Compliance with customs legislation and taxation rules and absence of criminal offences related to the economic activity
- Appropriate record keeping
- Financial solvency
- Proven practical standards of competence or professional qualifications
- Appropriate security and safety measures.
It facilitates legitimate trade and reinforces safety and security. DARWIN has been granted the AEO in September 2016.
DARWIN is a reliable partner for French and foreign companies. The AEO represents a competitive advantage nowadays.
Therefore the EU has concluded and implemented Mutual Recognition of AEO programmes with Norway, Switzerland, Japan, China and the US.
ECOCERT CERTIFIED SINCE 2005
Moreover, DARWIN has been certified since 2005 by the independent body ECOCERT.
Our company can provide you with organics from a number of growing areas. However the main products come from France.
Our producers have all been given the organic certification by an accredited independent body as well.