Key advantages of SEZ were discussed during the customs workshop

30 October 2018
The annual seminar on the application of the customs procedure of the free customs zone (FCZ) and customs regulation in special economic zones of Russia was held in the SEZ "St. Petersburg". The event was organized by JSC “Special Economic Zones” together with the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia and the Federal Customs Service of Russia.

The event was attended by representatives of the Federal Customs Service of Russia, the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, management companies of the SEZ, as well as residents of the SEZ. The event was broadcast in 13 SEZ, where all interested companies, residents and potential investors participated in the discussion of problematic issues, as well as got explanations from experts of the Federal Customs Service of Russia on topical issues.

Among the speakers of the event were Tatyana Denisova, Head of the Department of Free Customs Zones of the Federal Customs Service of Russia, Tatyana Kondrashkina, Head of the Administration Department for the Payment of Customs Payments of the Federal Customs Service of Russia, Alexey Ukhanov, Representative of the Department of Free Customs Zones of the Federal Customs Service of Russia, Alexey Kovalyov, Head of the Customs Department of the Alabuga SEZ.

During the presentations, the basic norms of the customs procedure of the FCZ were announced, new norms regarding transactions with goods within the FCZ, forthcoming changes to the Federal Law No. 116-FZ “On Special Economic Zones in the Russian Federation”, features of customs payments were reflected.

This event is held annually, which provides fruitful interaction between the leadership of the customs authorities and residents of the SEZ.

The recording of the seminar, as well as the presentations of the speakers, are available here:

The recording of the seminar

The presentations of the speakers

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