TODAY IS MONDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2018, 9:33:21 AM
Delegation of Customs and Border Protection of USA Visited Novorossiysk Customs

The reception of the United States Customs and Border Protection delegation, headed by Mr. John Leonard, Acting Director of Trade Policy and Trade Programmes of the International Trade department of CBP USA, was held on the base of Novorossiysk Customs.

U.S. colleagues and Southern Russian customs officers have been keeping long-standing friendly relations. Customs cooperation is developing dynamically; the opportunity to exchange the experience is highly valued by the customs services of both countries.

On behalf of the Southern Customs Department, Mr. Dmitry Kuzmin, Head of Information and Technical Service of the SCD, welcomed the delegation in the hospitable land of the Kuban. In his address he wished the participants of the meeting to have a successful event, as well as to gain useful professional information and pleasant impressions of the region and the hero-city of Novorossiysk.

During the meetings held, the delegation members found out more about the work of the port, procedures and special features of the use of preliminary informing technology by sea transportation in the region of activity of Novorossiysk Customs.

The American guests visited the port where on the dock of “Novoroslesexport” they learnt the procedure of clearance and control of the goods arriving by sea. The foreign visitors showed a particular interest to the process of customs inspection, the work of customs dog handlers and the inspection complex.