The number of business entities declaring goods in the Minsk Regional Customs has increased by 20%
For 4 months of this year, the number of business entities engaged in the customs declaration of goods in the Minsk Regional Customs increased by 20% compared with the same period of 2018. Such results are the result of the work of customs to further develop favorable conditions for doing business. Recently, concrete results have been achieved in the Minsk region to simplify customs formalities and speed up customs operations: electronic document management systems have been introduced between the owner of the temporary storage warehouse and customs, the number of customs inspections reduced by 60% while increasing their efficiency.
For the period January-April 2019, more than 190 thousand declarations of goods were registered at the customs. The increase, compared to the same period last year, was 26%. At the same time, the value of goods exported from the country increased by 21%, and the cost of imports - by 31%. Almost 100% of goods declarations are filed by business entities in electronic form.
In this specified period, over 7 thousand tons of various goods were moved across the customs border of the EAEU in the area of MRT activity.
In customs, 93% of consignments of goods are placed under the customs procedure of customs transit for no more than 10 minutes. The share of lots of goods imported into the customs territory of the EAEU, the release time of which does not exceed 2 hours, was 76% in April of the current year.