Customs Service News

Rules for using T1/T2 transit module
16 Aug
Rules for using T1/T2 transit module

The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan has been implementing automated customs data system. A T1/T2 transit module of this system started to operate.  In this regard, the placement of goods and vehicles moving across the customs border of Turkmenistan under the customs procedure of customs transit is carried out through this system. The activities of customs brokers (representatives) are organized at the internal and border customs posts of Turkmenistan and carriers (forwarders) can use the services of customs brokers (representatives). According to the customs legislation of Turkmenista...

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The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan presented a new innovative solutions at the international Caspian exhibition of innovative technologies
11 Aug
The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan presented a new innovative solutions at the international Caspian exhibition of innovative technologies

On August 11, 2019, the international Caspian exhibition of innovative technologies opened. The exhibition pavilion is located on the territory of the International Sea Port of Turkmenbashi. The exhibition was visited by delegations of the Caspian and other countries, as well as representatives of international organizations, foreign logistics companies, the international press. Participants of the exhibition got acquainted with the national stands of the Caspian countries, the latest in the transport industry and the achievements of high technology. The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan...

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First Caspian Economic Forum - is a new platform for international cooperation
10 Aug
First Caspian Economic Forum - is a new platform for international cooperation

In November 1996 in Ashgabat at the first meeting of the ministers of foreign affairs of the Caspian states the process of the formalization of the legal status of the world’s biggest landlocked water body – the Caspian Sea, began. Signed in November 2003 Framework convention for the protection of the marine environment of the Caspian Sea (the Teheran Conference) was the first five-sided document.  Teheran convention came into force on 12th August 2006. That day – 12th August – is marked in the region as the Day of the Caspian Sea.  Summits of the Heads of the littoral Caspian States provide...

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Activity of security forces in January – July is discussed at the session of the State Security Council
8 Aug
Activity of security forces in January – July is discussed at the session of the State Security Council

On 8th of August, 2019 President, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the session of the State Security Council where outcomes of work of military and law enforcement agencies have been summed up for the past seven months of the year as well as the utmost objectives for improvement of their activity and strengthening of equipment and facility base have been outlined, informs Turkmen State News Agency. During the meeting, the President, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan, Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov sig...

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Turkmenistan as an initiator of international projects
3 Aug
Turkmenistan as an initiator of international projects

Our country initiates a number of large international and regional projects. Their implementation will ensure sustainable development in the region and between the countries of Central Asia, the development of good neighborly relations between peoples, the strengthening of cooperation and the increase in commodity flows. The first steps to sign the Agreement on Transit and Transport Cooperation (Agreement on the Lapis Lazuli route) between Turkmenistan, the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Republic of Georgia, the Republic of Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan were taken by Turkmenista...

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Customs training workshop on monitoring and control of Ozone Depleting Substances
31 Jul
Customs training workshop on monitoring and control of Ozone Depleting Substances

On July 30, 2019, a training workshop was held at the Training Center of the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan for customs officers to raise awareness of import / export / transit control of ODS (ozone-depleting substances) and ODS containing equipment. The seminar was organized within the framework of the project “Institutional Strengthening for the Implementation of the Montreal Protocol and the Implementation of the Plan for the Phased Reduction of Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) in Turkmenistan” by the staff of the Ozone Office under the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment of Turk...

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