UNITED is a Unit Holder with - Free Trade Warehousing Zones (FTWZs)
Free trading warehouse zones are a category of special economic zones set up to improve logistics infrastructure and facilitate and promote cross-border and international trade. FTWZs serve as mega trading hubs with integrated logistics infrastructure such as special storage areas, world-class material handling equipment, container yards, inland container depot, customs office and commercial complex.
|For Imports||For Exports||For Re-Exports|
|Flexibility towards end distribution in India||Products from India entering the FTWZ are treated as deemed export providing immediate benefits to suppliers||Service tax exemption on all activities conducted inside the FTWZ including rental & labour|
|Duty deferment benefits (freeing up working capital & increasing sales)||Local Tax Exemption (e.g. CST, Sales Tax, Excise & VAT) on all activities like packaging material for VoS carried inside the Zone||Exemption from custom and stamp duty on products imported into FTWZ meant for re-export out of India|
|Quality control capability prior to duty-payment||Compliance to Export quotas of different categories. Supply into FTWZ being treated as deemed exports||Income tax rebate on profit earned through export transaction (where applicable)|
|Exemption on Excise, VAT & CST on purchases for FTWZ operations. Service Tax exemption on all services, including transportation||Increased efficiency through lowered reverse logistics through quality control before dispatch from India||Hassle-free re-export process|
|Availability of Temperature controlled area for medicines & other human consumption Products||Foreign exchange transactions capability||Permission of 100% FDI for the set-up of units|
|Reduced buﬀer stocks, lowered product costs, foreign exchange transaction capability||Increasing supply chain efficiencies (forward & reverse) while enhancing capital cash flow||Ability to leverage India's cost, skill & geographic positioning advantage as a hub for regional/global distribution post Value Optimising Services|
Warehousing is an integrated part of UNITED- including inbound checks, goods receipt and put-away, (bonded) storage, pick & pack and shipping. We provide warehousing as a component of the total supply chain.
Besides storage capacity the warehouses also act as cross dock and/or merge in transit center in order to speed up ultimate delivery to your customer in a reliable and cost effective manner.
The Global market is a complex market due to the different languages, cultures rules and regulations. In order to supply your customers with tailored goods we provide value added services like assembly of high-tech equipment, light manufacturing, configuration, kiting, packaging and customer support.
Within our warehouses three types of services are offered to our customers, namely:
All storage activities take place within a bonded warehouse, enabling us to offer you financial benefits (deferment of import duty payments). In addition to storage under bond we also can assist in: