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A meeting with the Regional Coordinator of the United Nations Trade and Development Conference (UNCTAD) Dmitry Godunov
14 Jan
A meeting with the Regional Coordinator of the United Nations Trade and Development Conference (UNCTAD) Dmitry Godunov

On January 13, 2020, Chairman of SCST met the delegation led by Dmitry Godunov, Regional Coordinator of the United Nations Trade and Development Conference (UNCTAD).

D. Godunov expressed his gratitude for the invitation to Turkmenistan and the opportunity to discuss the prospects for further mutual cooperation.

The meeting discussed promising areas of cooperation between Turkmenistan and UNCTAD. In particular, the progress of implementation of the ASYCUDA WORLD integrated customs system into the customs authorities, the issue of organizing the exchange of customs data between the customs authorities of neighboring and other states was also included in the agenda.

As previously reported, from January 1, 2020, the customs authorities of Turkmenistan completely switched to full-scale electronic customs declaration. This was made possible as a result of the introduction of the ASYCUDA WORLD integrated customs system.

At the end of the meeting, the parties exchanged good wishes, expressed confidence in further active continuation of fruitful cooperation between Turkmenistan and UNCTAD.