Sasfin Global Trade offers importers and exporters a comprehensive set of services to deal with complex challenges incuding; foreign exchange risk and interest rate risk management, automotive industry incentives, customs duties and recoveries, and optimising export processes.
Forex risk and treasury management
IQuad Treasury Solutions provides a treasury management service which includes managing foreign currency risk, interest rate risk and liquidity risk.
We conduct a risk profile assessment and formulate a tailor-made treasury policy that suits your business and positions your company to compete.
Acting independently of any financial institution, we ensure that you always receive market-related exchange rates and our dedicated portfolio managers administer your account on a day-to-day basis and provide consolidated reporting according to your requirements.
Automotive industry services
We help you to obtain the maximum benefits you’re entitled to in terms of the International Trade Administration Commission’s incentive programmes, the Automotive Production and Development Programme (APDP). We process Standard Material Declarations (SMD) as well as the Production Incentive (PI) on behalf of clients.
Customs duties and recoveries
We assist clients to recover duties paid in terms of the Customs and Excise Act, both specific to the automotive industry and to general importers and exporters:
- We process duty drawback claims;
- We offer rebate store administration; and
- Our Export Credit Exchange (ECE) provides a platform for the confidential and secure trading of Production Rebate Credit Certificates (PRCCs).
Export process optimisation
Our web-based process management system, Process Assist, facilitates the export / import process, automating repetitive tasks, validating export VAT and customs compliance aspects, and informing users of various trading blocks. The system creates compliant documents and accurate freight forwarder shipping instructions.