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Morocco: CLDP Leads Workshop on Best Practices in e-Commerce


On November 8-9, CLDP conducted a workshop with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Morocco’s Customs Ministry to highlight e-commerce best practices. The workshop focused on the $800 de minimis threshold and how it supports e-commerce growth. Easing e-commerce trade barriers is a critical...

Acuerdo de Facilitación del Comercio

En 2017, la Organización Mundial del Comercio (OMC) inauguró una nueva era de interconectividad mundial con el Acuerdo de Facilitación del Comercio (AFC), un sistema mundial de normas comerciales que ayuda a los países a desarrollar sus capacidades comerciales. Al eliminar las barreras comerciales, mejorar la colaboración con el sector privado y acelerar los procedimientos aduaneros, el AFC...

Trade Facilitation Agreement

In 2017, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ushered in a new age of global interconnectivity with the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), a global system of trade rules that assists countries in developing their trade capacities. By removing trade barriers, improving collaboration with the private sector, and speeding up customs procedures, the TFA promotes the overall productivity, transparency...

Regional Balkans: Workshop on Best Practices in Seizure of Goods – Seizure to Adjudication


On September 6-9, CLDP conducted a workshop focused on regionally coordinated approaches to best practices in the interdiction of goods by customs agencies and the relevant legal processes that follow such interdictions. The Western Balkans region is particularly prone to the production, important...

Romania – Study Visit to the Port of Constanta


On July 11th – 12th, CLDP will host a study visit to the port of Constanta in Romania for 10 officials from Moldova’s customs services. Participants will have the opportunity learn about port operations and management and to discuss best practices in customs control procedures with their Romanian...