Caspian European Club to hold business forum with head of SCC
On 25 October 2017, the Caspian European Club will hold a business forum with participation of the Chairman of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan Aydin Aliyev, said the First Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian European Club and Caspian American Club Telman Aliyev.
15:33 16 October
Caspian European Club addresses President Ilham Aliyev
Caspian European Club and Caspian American Club have sent a letter to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Alliyev, requesting to consider the possibility of prolonging the term of suspension of the check up, carried out by the government agencies within the private sector, for another two years, said Mustafa Abbasybeyli, Member of the Management Board and the Head of the Committee for Taxes and Customs of the Caspian European Club and Caspian American Club.
15:11 12 October
SCC chairman: Some excise taxes may be increased
Along with this, the chairman noted some excise taxes may be increased: “Discussions with the government are underway”.
11:04 11 October
Azerbaijan is a proven partner in preventing illicit trade in weapons of mass destruction – U.S. diplomat
The U.S. Embassy’s Export Control and Related Border Security (EXBS) office is holding Counter Proliferation Investigations training in Baku for twelve investigators of the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee, five judges and five prosecutors.
10:54 09 October
SCC transfers nearly AZN 244M to state budget in September
The State Customs Committee (SCC) of Azerbaijan transferred AZN 243,670,200 to the state budget in September 2017, up AZN 16,020,300 or 7.04% from the previous year, down AZN 36,458,200 or 13.01% from a month ago, SCC told APA-Economics.
17:52 06 October
Azerbaijan approves customs cooperation protocol with Kyrgyzstan
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree approving the protocol between the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan and the State Customs Service under the Government of Kyrgyzstan on cooperation in the field of professional training and professional development of personnel, APA reported.
18:24 22 September
Azerbaijan gets 41% decline in export of oil products
In January-August 2017 Azerbaijan exported 583,653.13 tonnes of oil products worth $224,906,720, State Customs Committee told APA.
18:08 12 September
Azerbaijan gets 22% rise in revenues from natural gas export
In January-August 2017, Azerbaijan exported 5,182,571,640 cubic meters of natural gas worth $926,776,920, relevantly up 176,593,250 cubic meters or 3.53% and $169,045,350 or 22.31% from previous year.
17:48 12 September
Azerbaijan gets 22% decline in revenues from crude oil export
In January-August 2017 Azerbaijan exported 13,270,401.01 tonnes of crude oil worth $5,085,538,830, State Customs Committee told APA-Economics.
17:40 12 September
Azerbaijan quadruples revenues from energy export
In January-August 2017, Azerbaijan exported 812,338,690 kWh of energy worth $36,232,160, relevantly up 620,020,210 kWh or 4.22-fold and $27,349,710 or 4.08-fold compared to a year earlier.
17:10 12 September
Azerbaijan sees 10% rise in foreign trade operations
In January-August 2017 Azerbaijan’s foreign trade turnover amounted to AZN 12,523,794,460, up 9.24% compared to a year earlier.
17:06 12 September
SCC increases budget transfers by 20%
The State Customs Committee (SCC) of Azerbaijan transferred AZN 1,707,965,310 to the state budget in January-August 2017, up AZN 281,705,800 or 19.75% from the previous year, SCC told APA-Economics.
16:49 12 September
Azerbaijan increases car import by 64%
Azerbaijan imported 5,662 cars in January-August 2017, up 2,208 cars or 63.92% from previous year.
16:45 12 September
SCC increases budget transfers by 15%
The State Customs Committee (SCC) of Azerbaijan transferred AZN 280,128,400 to the state budget in August 2017, up AZN 36,039,800 or 14.76% from the previous year, AZN 23,518,000 or 9.16% from a month ago, SCC told APA-Economics.
15:18 11 September
Azerbaijan, Russia to exchange preliminary information about goods, vehicles
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree approving the protocol signed on 14 June 2017 between the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan and the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation on organization of the exchange of preliminary information on goods and vehicles transported through the customs border checkpoints of the two countries, APA reported.
11:08 07 September
Azerbaijan says its stance on Kosovo’s accession to WCO will remain unchanged
Azerbaijan’s stance on Kosovo’s accession to the World Customs Organization (WCO) will remain unchanged, said Chairman of the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee Aydin Aliyev.
15:21 30 August
Import of prohibited psychotropic substance to Azerbaijan prevented
The State Customs Committee told APA that during the inspection, medicines including 9800 capsules of Lyrica (Pregabalin, 150 mg), 10542 capsules of Lyrica (Pregabalin, 300 mg) were found in the ventilator, and a total of 194,475 grams of methamphetamine, psychotropic substance in a cellophane bag.
18:11 26 August
Azerbaijan’s revenues from energy export increase 3.4-fold
In January-July 2017, Azerbaijan exported 597,698,660 kWh of energy worth $25,915,000, relevantly up 419,519,360 kWh or 3.35-fold and $17,692,930 or 3.2-fold compared to a year earlier.
18:01 11 August
Azerbaijan’s positive balance from foreign trade turnover makes up $1.8B
In January-July 2017 Azerbaijan’s foreign trade turnover amounted to AZN 10,522,054,350, down 6.93% compared to a year earlier.
17:41 11 August
Azerbaijan increases car import by 55%
Azerbaijan imported 4,468 cars in January-July 2017, up 1,589 cars or 55.19% from previous year.
17:36 11 August