Azerbaijan to simplify customs procedures


May 15, Fineko/abc.az. The State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan (SCC) has announced introduction of the amendments to the customs legislation.

Igbal Babayev, the chief of the SCC Main Department of Activity Assessment & Development Programs, said that the package of proposals has already been prepared.

"The proposals provide for the amendments in the field of simplification of customs procedures. In particular, it is proposed to eliminate the paragraph saying about establishment of the 2-year period of return of persons leaving the country. The proposals envisage elimination of this limit. It is also planned to introduce the amendments regarding facilitating trade, import-export operations, reduction of time of customs procedures," Babayev.

He pointed out that the package of proposals will be submitted soon to the Cabinet Ministers.



Keywords: Customs Committee