Ukraine introduces new rules for transit of goods

Украина вводит новые правила транзита товаров

Customs reform will continue with the implementation of the European rules of transit of goods, say in the Ministry of Finance.

At the meeting the government approved the bill, which predusmatrivaet bringing transit procedures in line with the Convention on common transit regime and the Convention on simplification of formalities in trade in goods. This was reported on the website of the Ministry of Finance.

“You plan to use in Ukraine, among other things, certain types of customs declarations, similar to those used in the EU for the common transit procedure in trade between the Contracting parties to the Convention. It is also envisaged in Ukraine customs formalities with the use of information and telecommunication systems based on European technology and operating at the international level”, – stated in the message.

The introduction of new rules of transit is important because is one of the obligations of Ukraine in accordance with the Association Agreement with the EU.

Ukraine could become a major player in the transport market of the EU