July Founder, Mr Javier Yip commenced business as a declaring agent at his home office with paid up capital of SGD1K.
May Declarators hired their first two employees for deployment at airfreight centre. August Declarators commence operations at its first commercial rented 100sqft office space at Oxley Bizhub, Ubi. October Reached a total headcount of 5 Employees. December Declarators extended services to provide local courier/despatch deliveries via motorcycle around islandwide Singapore.
January Launched of company’s uniform. February Held its first annual CNY dinner. April Declarators shifted its operations to a 350sqft office.
January Reached a total headcount of 10 Employees. March Lodged SGD10K Banker’s Guarantee to Singapore Customs for dutiable/temporary import declarations. April Declarators shifted to a full office space of 959sqft at level 5 of Oxley Bizhub. August Purchased 1st motorbike vehicle for commercial purposes.
May Certified Bizsafe Level 3. June Launch of Handcarry brand (On-Board courier service). July Increased Paid up Capital to SGD100K. August Joined SLA (Singapore Logistics Association). September On-boarded NTP (National Trade Platform).
April Declarators shifted to a mezzanine office space of 1650sqft at level 4 of Oxley Bizhub. July Digitalized Courier Service with own app accessible via PC and mobile. October Declarators entered a partnership with Gets Asia (Singapore’s leading provider of eGovernment products and services). November Joined SAAA (Singapore Aircargo Agents Association).
January Banker’s Guarantee increased to cover temporary imported goods with value up to SGD1 million. February Registered for GST due to yearly turnover exceeding SGD1 million. April Certified ISO 9001:2015 May Joined SBF (Singapore Business Federation). June Paid up Capital increase from SGD100K to SGD500K. August Won the SBR National Business Award 2020 under "Declaring Agent" Category. September Reached a total headcount of 30 employees. October Selected as one of the finalist by British Chamber of Commerce (Britcham) for Customer Service of the Year category. November Started our 1st Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative. December Awarded SME 100 "Fast Moving Companies Award" 2020.
JanuaryJoined SNEF (Singapore National Employers Federation) and ASME (Association of Small & Medium Enterprises). Awarded "The Straits Times", Singapore's Fastest Growing Companies 2021 and ranking 19th out of the top 75 organizations. February Accredited with NS Mark and pledged our commitment with SBF (Singapore Business Federation) to sustainable employment. March Our founder Javier Yip was awarded the Singapore Young Entrepreneurs Award 2021 (SYEA) under category "Job Creation and Economic Growth". Declarators obtained NS Mark Gold. April Awarded Dun & Bradstreet Business Eminence Award 2021 and obtained trademark approval from Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS). May Listed in the Top 500 High-Growth Companies Asia Pacific 2021 by the Financial Times, Nikkei and Statista – Ranked #99th. Established first overseas office in Johor, Malaysia. Nov Awarded the prestigious Asean Business Awards 2021 (ABA 2021) under category SME Growth. Dec Awarded Golden Bull Award 2021 and Total Defence Award 2021.
January Awarded "The Straits Times", Singapore's Fastest Growing Companies 2022 and ranking 22nd out of the top 75 organizations. Security Deposit increased to cover temporary imported goods with value up to SGD1.85 million. February Reached a total headcount of 40 employees and awarded by APAC Insider as the Best Customs Permit Declaration Specialist 2022 from the Singapore Business Awards. March Listed in the Top 500 High-Growth Companies Asia Pacific 2022 by the Financial Times - Ranked #140th. April Declarators shifted to an office space of 2400sqft at level 5 of LHK2 Building, Playfair Road (Tai Seng area) May Joined SMF (Singapore Manufacturing Federation) July Declarators held its first ever Dinner & Dance Event at Park Royal Pickering in celebration of its 8th year anniversary. August Reached a total headcount of 50 employees. October Reached a total headcount of 60 employees. November Our founder Javier Yip was awarded Spirit of Enterprise Award 2022 December Our founder Javier Yip was awarded EYA Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 - the oldest entrepreneur award in Singapore
January Awarded "The Straits Times", Singapore's Fastest Growing Companies 2023 and ranking 37th out of the top 100 organizations. Security Deposit increased to cover temporary imported goods with value up to SGD2.62 million. February Certified ISO 14001:2015 and accredited with ECO-Office Certification from the Singapore Environment Council. March Recognized as Great Place to Work in Singapore. Listed in the Top 500 High-Growth Companies Asia Pacific 2023 by the Financial Times - Ranked #182th. Accredited with Progressive Wage (PW) Mark. May Awarded Brands for Good 2023 under Honouree Category. June Joined the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCCI) July Achieve a feat of being the only Singapore organization to participate and cover all the 4 combined rededication ceremonies for SAF Day Celebration 2023. August Joined the Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SICCI) September Joined the Singapore Malay Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SMCCI) October Awarded SHARE Award under Gold category by the Community Chest at the Istana November Accredited with Cyber Essentials Mark from Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) December Accredited with Data Protection Essentials 101 (DPE 101) from Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)