Belarusian customs officers process goods of business entities participating in the experiment on remote release of export goods in 2 minutes
In order to optimize approaches to customs operations, as well as efficiently allocate resources of customs authorities, the Belarusian customs has been conducting an experiment on remote release of export goods.
The average time for the release of export goods within the framework of the experiment, carried out on the basis of Mogilev and Brest customs, is about two minutes.
This year, Mogilev customs officers processed about 28 thousand declarations, and since the beginning of the experiment, April 2019, – almost 63 thousand. More than 90 business entities - exporters of Minsk, Grodno and Brest regions take part in the project.
In addition, the remote release of export goods is carried out at the checkpoint «Verkhniy Terebezhov», were there is no movement of vehicles due to the closure of the checkpoint on the adjacent side. Since mid-April of this year, Brest customs officershave issued more than 14 thousand export declarations.
The essence of the experiment is that the release of export goods is carried out in Mogilev and Brest customs, and customs control over these goods is carried out in the region of activity of another customs.