The First Meeting of the Working Group on Foreign Trade Customs Statistics, established under Turkish-Russian Joint Customs Committee, was held on March 1, 2018 in Moscow.
Deputy Director General for the EU and External Relations Mr. Osman Nuri BEYHAN, Head of Statistics and Evaluation Department (under Directorate General of Risk Management and Control) Mr. Niyazi ALBAYRAK and EU Expert Ms. Sinemis ÖZBEK participated in the meeting on behalf of the Ministry of Customs and Trade of the Republic of Turkey. Director of Customs Statistics and Evaluation Mr. Konstantinov Andrey YEVGENYEVICH, Head of Customs Statistics and Evaluation Department Ms. Menshikova Yulia VALERYEVNA and Advisor of Customs Statistics and Evaluation Department Mr. Frolov Andrey YEVGENYEVICH attended the meeting representing the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation. In the meeting, foreign trade statistics metodologies used by the parties and Turkey-Russia foreign trade statistics were discussed in general.
Besides, the delegation of the Ministry of Customs and Trade paid a visit to the Ambassador of Republic of Turkey to the Russian Federation Mr. Hüseyin Lazip DİRİÖZ in his office.