German Customs Clearance: File, track, and automate within SAP

What is ShipATLAS, the German export system software?

Are you exporting goods to countries outside of EU from Germany valued at more than 1,000 Euros, or weighing more than 1,000 kg? Are you currently using SAP ERP as your enterprise resource planning software?

Simplify your supply chain logistics with ShipATLAS – it automates the export declaration process set by the German customs office so that you can quickly get your shipments out to the customer.

Submit Customs Declarations

Use rule determination, master data, and the ATLAS code list to expedite form submission.

GERMAN Trade Regulations

Ensures compliancy with regulations required by the German Federal Customs Administration

Track Export Declaration

Track and monitor status of export declaration on one screen. Receive notifications and decisions from customs authorities.

Certified for processing messages

Receive EXP (transfer/completion statuses), EXT (monitoring messages), and EXQ (status information) messages.​

Are you ATLAS-ready? It's essential to:

Register for General Customs Directorate

Acquire a Participant Identification Number (BIN)

Acquire an EORI and Branch Number

Get a sneak peak of ShipATLAS within SAP

Frequently asked questions

ATLAS is integrated in the SAP ERP system, through ShipATLAS. With ShipATLAS, you only need to select the action that you want to execute (such as filing, monitor a filing, etc.) within the cockpit.

ShipATLAS provides you with the ability to automate the filing of export information for all shipments outside of EU from Germany during the shipping process, all within SAP!

Furthermore, ShipATLAS allows export filing with reference to an SAP delivery, shipment, or invoice.

We are confident that you can achieve a reduction in warehouse/operations labor based on the implementation of ShipERP and the best practices associated with that implementation. The fully-featured shipping software (ShipERP) is compatible with the following hardware/software environments:

FTAM server
Workstations running SAP GUI

SAP ECC 6.0 or
SAP ECC 5.0 or

What’s nice about ShipATLAS is that it is written completely in ABAP, the native programming language for SAP. Directly communicate with customs offices in real-time within SAP. Receive notifications, paperwork, and customs decisions in one platform.

Customs files are generated in an XML format, then are transferred to the customs office using the FTAM server. Real-time responses from the customs offices are then delivered to back to SAP with ShipATLAS.

We excel in providing enhanced supply chain execution with ShipERP, the cross industry shipping solution. Industries that we serve, but are not limited to include:

Food and Beverage
Transportation and Logistics
Life Science
Consumer Products
Medical Device
…and more!

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