A general problem for export shipment from Turkey is “Redline” control. It is physically random customs check by the authorities, causing delays to several trucks each week.
As one of the few companies in Turkey, our agent Mars Logistics has recently achieved to get a customs certificate from the authorities, which means that customs clearance through Halkali Customs area of Istanbul can be handled by Mars themselves.
This means that delays due to customs issues will be minimized.