Customs

July 25, 2007 - July 31, 2007

Consultations in the U.S. on Processing Customs Claims and on Border Protection

In summer 2007, one-week consultations were organized in the United States for an inter-agency group of Omani officials (mostly Omani Customs officials).

June 11, 2007 - June 15, 2007

IP Enforcement Training for Pakistani Customs

As a part of continued capacity building to equip a core group of Pakistani Customs Officials with a thorough understanding of IP enforcement best practices, CLDP is sponsoring the participation of a second Customs Official in the US Patent and Trademark Office's Global Intellectual Property Academy to help establish focal points of IPR expertise within Pakistan's Customs Service, which routinely battles trafficking of IP infringing goods.

June 3, 2007 - June 5, 2007

U.S.- Omani Trade Relations Strengthened Through Customs Workshop

During the three-day workshop in Muscat, Oman which was organized by CLDP from June 3 - 5, 2007, in coordination with the Customs and Border Protection Agency, Office of Textiles and Apparel, government employees from the Royal Oman Police and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry were invited to participate in the workshop to assist with U.S. - Oman Free Trade Agreement implementation.

March 3, 2007 - March 6, 2007

U.S.- Omani Trade Relations Strengthened Through Customs Workshop

CLDP held a training workshop for Omani Customs officials on the Customs Administration and Rules of Origin Chapters of the U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement (FTA) the first week of March in Muscat.

September 16, 2006 - September 17, 2006

Oman Customs Consultations

CLDP in conjunction with experts from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) conducted an assessment of the Sultanate of Oman’s ability to implement their customs obligations under the U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement.

October 24, 2005 - October 26, 2005

SEI - Customs Coordination and Trade Facilitation Workshop (Customs V)

Customs officials from Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Serbian and Montenegro, and UNMIK/Kosov (as observers) attended the fifth in a series of CLDP customs workshops desigend to achieve enhanced communication, cooperation, and coordination amongst the regions customs agencies.

October 18, 2004 - October 22, 2004

Customs III: Post Audit Valuation

CLDP developed and implemented a workshop for Ukrainian customs on post importation verification audits.

May 1, 2004 - May 5, 2004

Ukraine Customs Valuation II Training

Two U.S. Customs officials conducted the training – a continuation of a program conducted in December, 2002, on the methodology of valuation procedures – for twenty Ukrainian customs officials having senior responsibility for valuation at their respective border entry points.