REPUBLIC OF TURKEY

MINISTRY of CUSTOMS and TRADE

2 nd Training Program on Strategic Trade Controls and Commodity Identification

December,05-08, 2016

 

2 nd  Training Program on Strategic Trade Controls and Commodity Identification was organized by the Ministry of Customs and Trade on December,05-08, 2016 in Ankara. Definition and Importance of Strategic Trade Goods, International Legal Framework, Awareness on the commodity identification were some of the issues that were discussed during the Training Program.

Mr. Sezai UÇARMAK, Deputy Undersecretary of the Ministry of Customs and Trade made an opening speech and  highlighted the importance of the Strategic Trade Controls.

The representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock (Veterinary Control & Research Institute), Turkish Atomic Energy Authority, ROKETSAN, Istanbul Mineral and Metals Exporters' Association (IMMIB) participated to the significant Training Program and made presentations concerning the strategic trade controls.

In addition, in the training program customs experts from the  Directorate General of Customs, Directorate General of Customs Enforcement and Directorate General of Risk Management and Control of the Ministry of Customs and Trade gave information on the Turkish Customs approach and implementations on  strategic trade controls.