REPUBLIC OF TURKEY

MINISTRY of CUSTOMS and TRADE

Simplified Customs Corridor

The Project is carried out between Turkish and Russian Customs. The Protocol was signed in September 18, 2008, Moscow.

The aim of the "Simplified Customs Corridor Project"  is to provide simplified custom procedures to exporters providing the preliminary information of the goods, including their classification and value.

The preliminary information is being sent electronically.This system is applied to the Turkish and Russian companies on voluntary basis.

The pilot project started in Vnukovo Airport Customs.

The implementation has been extended to other border gates (in Ukraine- Russia and Georgia-Russia Borders) and Black Sea Port Tuapse lately.

The volume for 2015 is 142 million $.