Supply Chain Security and Trusted Traders

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Dr Andrew Grainger has been involved in several studies researching supply chain security and the use of trade facilitation type ideas – such as risk management and preferential treatment for trusted businesses (authorised economic operators). Publications include work for SITPRO, the UK’s former trade facilitation agency, the European Parliament, and the University of Canberra. While serving as Secretary for EUROPRO, Dr Andrew Grainger also participated in the European Commission’s Trade Contact Group to inform on how best to implement the Security Amendment to the Customs Code – including the requirements for the Authorised Economic Operator regime.