Roundtable discussion

Customs and checkpoints: investing in problem points

Creating favourable conditions for international road and rail transportation and transit cargo flow via the state territories requires active participation of customs authorities in development of legislative and technical solutions aimed at elimination of logistic roadblocks. For Russia, it is vital to improve competitiveness of the national ITCs through simplifying customs procedures. 

Discussion topics:

  • Future of the global trade: role and objectives of customs authorities
  • International cooperation. Interaction with customs authorities of the European Union countries
  • Role of information technology in integration processes. Transfer of transit cargo operations into electronic form
  • Establishment of secure supply chains: prospects of Authorised Economic Operator institute in EAEU 

Keynote Session’s speakers: Federal Custom Authority of the Russia Federation, Saint-Petersburg branch of RANEPA University, Russian Railway, to name a few.