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Full Customs Services

  • Your independent partner for all Customs formalities

Waalhaven Douane Service B.V. (WDS) is an independent provider of Customs services in The Netherlands. Besides that WDS also takes care of all Waalhaven Group’s terminal related Customs matters.

WDS is located in Rotterdam (Botlek and Waalhaven), and Born (Limburg).

Over the last few years, WDS has developed itself into a reliable partner for various clients, not only in container logistics, but also in logistics by air- and road transport.

As a specialized Customs broker, WDS handles the complete flow of daily Customs formalities with regard to the flow of goods. With our practical attitude, we strive for direct contact lines, quick response, personal involvement and a streamlined and automated interchange of information with terminals, clients and the Customs authorities.


Customs service

  • Import, export en transit declarations
  • Fiscal representation
  • Temporary import / export
  • Documents of origin
  • Veterinary inspection process
  • Phytosanitary inspection process
  • Excise movement declaration

Customs consultancy

  • Application for licenses
  • Customs warehouses
  • Intrastat
  • Objection and appeal procedures
  • Risk management
  • Procedures and internal controls
  • Any other issue related to Customs
"Extended gate" for all terminals in Rotterdam

The Customs license "Extended Gate" is valid for all major terminals in Rotterdam, including ECT, APMT, Euromax, Barge Center Waalhaven and others. The usefulness of the license is therefore maximized for our customers. For further information on this subject, please contact our offices in Rotterdam or Born.

Customs facilities terminals Waalhaven Group
  • Barge Terminal Born = Entrepot C
  • Waalhaven Botlek Terminal = Entrepot C
  • Barge Center Waalhaven = RTO-C