Transcript of Vladimir Bulavin’s speech at the conference “Customs Legislation 2018: First Results of Practical Application“, organized by the Public Council under the FCS of Russia.
Since January 1, 2018, a new Customs Code has been in force throughout the whole territory of the EEC, and the operational headquarters set up by the FCS of Russia is operating just the same, given that, unfortunately, the law on customs regulation has not yet been adopted. It should be noted that there are not many jobs at this headquarters, since all the main novels of the new Customs Code were reflected in the Comprehensive Program for the Development of the FCS of Russia until 2020, which we developed jointly with the business, with the participation of the Public Council and the Expert Advisory Council and adopted in 2017.
Transcript of the speech of TI Maksimov at the XIV Annual Conference of AEB “Customs and Business – 10 steps towards”.
Vladimir Ivanovich has already told about those fundamental changes that we have to go through. These are very ambitious plans, and we have formulated and put ourselves for ourselves. We received political support, but the most difficult part of reform is ahead – this is implementation, that is, the transition to actual actions. In this regard, we will be equally important support from the business community, since we believe that the proposed changes meet the interests of the state and the interests of honest business.
On April 16, 2018, the Public Council under the FCS of Russia, with the support of the Eurasian Economic Commission and the Federal Customs Service, is holding a conference “Customs Legislation 2018: First Results of Practical Application”.
On February 21, 2018, with the support of the Association of European Businesses in Russia (AEB) and the AEB Transport and Customs Committee, the XIV Annual Customs Conference “Customs and Business: Ten Steps Towards Meeting” will be held. The conference will be attended by the head of the FCS of Russia Bulavin V.I., Deputy Head of the FCS of Russia Maksimov T.I. and the head of the Public Council under the FCS of Russia Lozbenko L.A., as well as other participants.