A new strategy for national border safety

International trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, but it is also a target for all types of illicit activity. IBM’s analytics solutions can help agencies quickly analyze information, ranging from image scans, social media chatter, unstructured data and other sources of intelligence, to enforce border control while promoting trade flow.

Explore solutions to promote commerce and counter cross-border threats

Border Management

Make travel safer, protect the nation and minimize disruptions.

Cargo Clearence and Risk Management

Reduce threats and combat fraud.

Swiss Customs improves the flow of goods, security and overall compliance

Electronic customs clearance with independent business rule administration enables the Swiss government to process over 96% of all customs declarations electronically.

Borders 2020: An IBM perspective on border control

IBM addresses how governments can secure borders while enabling industry growth.


Helping government manage immigration

This white paper discusses the role of technology in immigration using identity verification and border control procedures.


eCustoms Framework

Learn more about eCF, an integrated set of industry models that serves as a blueprint for customs modernization.


Beyond the single window

Single windows is a central focus of border clearance strategy. Learn how customs operations can move toward collaborative border management.


Declaration management system

Read how the declaration management system automates and manages trade transactions and monitors compliance for goods under customs procedures.

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