March, 31 As part of the National Maritime Rating of Ukraine Black Sea Shipping Service Ltd. is declared Freight Forwarder 2008 for the largest number of containers processed in Ukraine`s seaports in 2008.
The State Customs Service of Ukraine informs that the time extra charge to the entrance duty is cancelled on all groups of the goods, except 8418 (refrigerators) and 8703 (cars) (Letter dd. 24.03.09 # 11/1–10.21/2619). The Ministry decree becomes effective with 00:00 hours 25.03.09.
Since March, 1st order of the State Customs Service of Ukraine № 1334 is excellent from 26.11.08, agrees which since December, 8th all customs broker firms in Ukraine should were to acquire in SCS the new Certificate for the right of realisation of customs broker activity. Thus, since Monday customs brokers remained out of a legal field.
Since March, 1st new edition of the Instruction of filling of a cargo customs declaration has come into force. Its basic innovations — initiating at registration of import cargoes of Electronic Invoice and simplifications for the LCL-cargoes.
Since Monday, on March, 2nd, letters of the State Customs Service of Ukraine are cancelled, agree which were requirements on the equipment of all bonded warehouses by video observation systems, and also on declaring of cargoes on Cargo Customs Declaration are established at transit by trucks if cargo was overloaded on other vehicle in territory of Ukraine.