September, 26 Letter of State Customs Service of Ukraine No.19/1087 dd. 12.09.07 directs the next explanation concerning delivery on trucks of Certificates on the admission for transportations of cargoes under the customs seals.
According to order of State Customs Service of Ukraine dd.18.09.2008 No.1018 required dates in customs of destination for trucks have been toughened. Earlier this information did not carry a binding character but only recommended to customs bodies to adhere to the specified terms. Now the specified requirements are obligatory to accomplishing.
For the Ukrainians travelling by vehicles, departure procedure in neighbouring countries is simplified. Last week the new order of carrying out border and customs inspection of motor transport in check points which excludes duplication of functions of these services and should reduce terms of idle time of vehicles on border has started to operate.
Route of container train Viking which plies between the Ukrainian Illichivsk and the Lithuanian Klaipeda, probably, will prolong in a direction of Latvia. About it news agency «Russian Railway-partner.ru» Edward Chernyavsky, the head of department of external relations and administrative affairs LDz Cargo, branch Latvijas dzelzcels has informed.
For first six months of 2008 have gone bankrupt more than 4000 Chinese transport companies. For the same period cost of transport services in China has increased by 19,8 %. Such data was presented by the Chinese Association of Logistics (China Logisitics Association).
In the near future the tender for building of one more terminal in the Odessa port will take place. The management Odessa port initiates building of the additional terminal for an overload of cargo transporters. The corresponding project is on the coordination in the Ministry of transport and communication of Ukraine.
Odessa port jointly with «HPC-Ukraine» and with the stevedoring company «Olimpex coupe» will make reequipment of the 3-rd berth. For this purpose loading cranes «Libherr» and «Mitsubishi» will be moved here from the 2d berth. It will allow to process more quickly and qualitatively container trucks in length up to 220 m, to render services to clients of more high-quality.
The State Administration of Railway Transportations of Ukraine («Ukrzaliznitsya») has entered change into the tariff policy of railways of Ukraine for 2008 charter year regarding transportations of container cargoes. According to the departmental order, the lowering factor 0,85 is entered at calculation of a payment for transportations by the specialized rolling stock of private operators.
The new route of delivery of cars through Black sea to Ukraine, Moldova, Russia, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries, through the Ukrainian port Reni is opened.
Transportations of container cargoes between Ukraine and Russia by rail increase in the lead rates. Ukrzaliznytsja has specified in this fact, making comments on dynamics of a bilateral turnover of goods during the current year.
The Deputy Head of Committee of tax and customs politics of Verhovna Rada of Ukraine, the member of Yulija Timoshenko s Bloc, Constantin Bondarev with Head of this Committee, Sergey Terehin as joint authors have presented project of new Customs Code.