Shipping IT & Telecom Equipment to France Diverse Industries
IT and telecom companies that need to ship equipment to tech, medical, automotive, or aviation industries may find international shipping to France challenging. This is where an experienced Importer of Record (IOR) can help. To make shipping hassle-free, One Union Solutions takes care of certifications, compliances, tax and duty obligations. Through real-time tracking and visibility into the progress of your shipments, we work closely with our clients.
IT and Telecom equipment imported into France must comply with strict data privacy regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which lays out specific requirements on the collection, use, and storage of personal data. In addition, product safety standards, like CE markings, must be followed. We need to adhere to environmental regulations like WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) and RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances).
Importers in the medical industry have to comply with regulations related to product safety and certification of medical devices, such as ISO 13485, which specifies quality management systems. In addition to that, the French Agency for the Safety of Health Products (ANSM) regulates medical device marketing and importation, making it essential to follow their rules.
In order to import IT and Telecom equipment to France for the automotive industry, you have to comply with product safety regulations, environmental regulations, and automotive industry standards. The ISO/TS 16949 quality management standard is often needed in the automotive industry. Additionally, automotive equipment must comply with regulations like REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals).
Aside from product safety, aviation industry standards, and certifications from the French Civil Aviation Authority, importers have to comply with other regulations in the aviation industry. IMPORTING IT and Telecom equipment requires certifications like EN 9100, which is for quality management systems in the aviation industry. Aircraft Design Organization (Part 21J) and Aircraft Certification Regulations (Part 21) are also important.
Tax and duty considerations, trade rules, and environmental regulations all play a role in importing IT and Telecom equipment to France. One Union Solutions offers its customers a bespoke and fully customizable EOR and IOR solutions. Taking on the role of the IOR lowers the risks and responsibilities associated with international trade. As part of our compliance services, we conduct strict pre-compliance checks to ensure your goods are cleared first time around. The team of professionals makes sure there are no delays due to language or time differences. Providing real-time updates across a variety of industries, including tech, medical, automotive, and aviation, so you can sit back and enjoy hassle-free solutions.