Time spent for customs clearance of goods in Almaty to be reduced by 8 hours in 2015
Almaty. May 21. KazTAG - The time of customs clearance of goods in Almaty will be reduced from 24 to 8 hours in 2015, said Igor Ten, interim head of city department of customs control.
"According to the indicator of time reduction for customs clearance with introduction of electronic customs declaration ratified by strategic development plan it is planned to reduce the time for customs clearance of goods from 24 hours in 2013 to 8 hours in 2015," he said.
"But customs clearance won't be limited with the time since registration of goods customs clearance. The time of customs clearance starts since the moment of customs declaration submission which is difficult to administrate due to absence of automated technology," he said.