REPUBLIC OF TURKEY

MINISTRY of CUSTOMS and TRADE

Visit of Mr. Cenap AŞCI to Israel

Mr.Cenap AŞCI, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Customs and Trade and his delegation paid an official visit to Israel.  Mr. AŞCI met wıth the Israelı officials to enhance the relations between two countries in the field of customs and trade.

Mr. AŞCI met with the Moshe ASHER, Head of the Israeli Tax Authority and Avram Ben ARDETE, Head of the Custom Administration of Israel.

During the meeting, both parties agreed to  initialize studies on the   Mutual Recognation of the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) Programs and the establisment of the simplified customs corridor in order to simplfy customs procedures between two countries. Besides, cooperation in the field of anti smuggling and combating customs offences was discussed during the meeting.
 
On the occasion of the visit, Mr. AŞCI and his delegation visited Haifa Port and obtained information on procedures for Ro-Ro operations and the transit procedures with regard to transactions from Israel to Jordan.