Customs

March 14, 2018 - March 15, 2018

Customs Workshop on Combatting Counterfeit Goods

On March 14-15, 2018, CLDP, in coordination with U.S. Embassy Baku and Azerbaijan State Customs Committee, held a two-day Workshop on Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in Baku, Azerbaijan.  

March 10, 2018 - March 17, 2018

Ministry of Mines and Petroleum Delegation of Afghanistan visited CLDP

On March 10-15, CLDP hosted a high-level delegation from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of Afghanistan (MoMP) in Washington, DC. 

December 11, 2017 - December 13, 2017

CLDP Participates in the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement Annual Meetings

CLDP Attorney Michael Cofield participated in the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement annual meetings on December 11-13, 2017 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. On Monday, December 11, 2017, CLDP briefed the TIFA-level Working Groups on the work and results of the CLDP-facilitated Expert Level Working Groups on customs issues, standards, and sanitary/phytosanitary measures. 

October 16, 2017 - October 20, 2017

Honduras: CLDP Conducts Trade Facilitation Assessment

From October 16-20, CLDP conducted a trade facilitation assessment in San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in coordination with the International Trade Administration (ITA).

October 16, 2017 - October 19, 2017

CLDP Facilitates Fifth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Customs Issues

CLDP’s Michael Cofield and Yulia Melara organized the fifth meeting of the Expert Level Working Group on Customs for officials from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan on October 16-19

September 26, 2017 - September 28, 2017

State Fiscal Services of Ukraine Study Tour to Finland

CLDP, in coordination with EUBAM, provided support for a study tour for five officials of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine to the Finnish Customs to review the legal framework and practical functioning of the effective post clearance audit system. 

September 12, 2017 - September 13, 2017

Workshop on Single Window and Cross-Border Management for Kosovo Customs

From September 12-13, in coordination with Kosovo Customs, CLDP conducted a workshop on single window and cross-border management for 26 customs officials in Pristina, Kosovo

July 24, 2017 - July 27, 2017

Sri Lanka Origin Determinations and Advance Rulings Program

CLDP provides technical assistance to the Government of Sri Lanka as it strives to create an environment conducive to increased trade and investment.  

June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Kosovo: CLDP Leads a Workshop on Authorized Economic Operators

From June 7-8, in coordination with Kosovo Customs and the American Chamber of Commerce in Kosovo, CLDP conducted a workshop on Authorized Economic Operators (AEOs) in Pristina, Kosovo.

May 16, 2017 - May 17, 2017

CLDP Leads Workshop on Customs Procedures for Handicraft Exports

CLDP co-hosted a Workshop on Customs Procedures for Facilitating the Export of Handicrafts in Rabat, Morocco from May 16-17, 2017 in coordination with Morocco's Maison de l'Artisan and Ministry for Tourism, Air Transport, Handicrafts, and Social Economy.