Customs news


A park opened in Farap district

During the days of the Culture Week of Turkmenistan, there are more and more joyful events in the Lebap region. One of them was the opening of the “Child’s world” cultural and entertaining center in Farap town of Farap district. The crowning of our living standards with success clearly shows the triumph of the basic principle of our High-Distinguished President "The State is for the People!". The reforms implemented by our national Leader have a positive impact on the life of every city and every person. This is clearly seen both in the appearance of our villages and cities, and in the fortunes of their inhabitants. Such happy moments abound in life of our young generation as well. Thanks to the efforts of our Esteemed President, Turkmenistan has become a land of happy childhood.


The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan develops cooperation with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the International Road Transport Union (IRU)

On June 16 and 22, 2021, an online meeting on international practice and international rules of customs clearance and customs control through the digital TIR-EPD system for international cargo transportation was held. Specialists of the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Agency "Turkmenaragatnashyk", and representatives of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the International Road Transport Union (IRU), Turkmen Association of International Road Carriers (THADA) attended the meeting.


Meeting of the Interagency Working Group on coordination of the operation of the "Single Window for Export-Import Operations" system

On June 22, 2021, the 4th meeting of the Interagency Working Group on coordination of the operation of the "Single Window for Export-Import Operations" system was held at the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan. Responsible representatives of relevant ministries and departments involved in “Single Window for Export-Import Operations for 2021-2023” Project implementation and the project manager of the United Nations Development Program attended the meeting.


Customs officers from the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan took part in the Gender-Sensitive Trade Facilitation training module

From June 14-18th, 2021, the International Trade Center organized a regional workshop on Gender-Sensitive Trade Facilitation under the Ready4Trade-Central Asia (R4TCA) project funded by the European Union. The regional workshop was attended by representatives of the customs services of Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. This event is part of the gender component of the R4TCA project, which aims to empower women-led businesses to participate in international trade. During the workshop, ITC experts made presentations on the Gender-Sensitive Trade Facilitation training module, and then during the practice session, participants had the opportunity to practice introducing these training modules on their own.


From Lebap entrepreneurs to the world market

In the issue of creation of legal basis for the development and support of private property by the state and an economic system based on innovative technologies, export-oriented and import-substituting products have begun to develop widely. These reforms, as in all parts of our country, increasingly expanded the possibilities of private enterprises and businessmen, working in Lebap region to provide the population with food and other essential products. With the spread of the abundance of products, the export direction has begun to grow rapidly.


Great interest in increasing exports

Currently, the entrepreneurs of our country, actively participating in the activities of our esteemed President, dedicated to the introduction of our country into a number of developed countries of the world, make a significant contribution to raising the authority and prestige of our Motherland in the world. They show activity in the introduction and widespread use of developed innovative technologies in the reforms of important areas of our country. As a result of the tireless efforts of our esteemed President, carrying out all developments regarding our country in accordance with the law, amendments and additions are made to the Laws and legislative acts in accordance with the requirements of the era.