On Tuesday, March 14, 2017 PT. Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) was once again awarded the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) under the category of The Best Authorized Economic Operator Company presented by the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia, Mrs. Sri Mulyani to Vice President Director of Production Control & Logistic TMMIN, Mr. Edward Otto Kanter.
TMMIN is one of the AEO pioneer company and this award is the 4th AEO award for TMMIN. Previously TMMIN has been awarded AEO as 9 Pilot Companies in 2010, 7 Pilot Companies in 2013, 5 AEO Export certified companies by 2015. The Best Authorized Economic Operator's predicate obtained by TMMIN this time, mainly based on compliance, security, data integration, and Financial ability.
The Authorized Economic Operator is the parties that involved in the movement of goods internationally in the global supply chain function. AEO certification is awarded to companies engaged in production, terminal operator, carrier, special broker, warehouse, exporter, and importer. The AEO certification has been internationally acknowledged by the World Custom Organization and the Directorate General of Customs so that certified companies get the highest priority in the customs clearance process.
It is expected with this AEO award, TMMIN can enhance the competitiveness of companies in the global market so as to contribute more to Indonesia.