From 24 to 25 October, the Office conducted, in co-operation with the Kyrgyz State Customs Service, a training on the international road transportation (TIR) procedures in Bishkek. The event was attended by 30 mid-level customs officers.
The training aimed at familiarizing the participants with the Customs Convention on the International Transport of Goods under the cover of TIR carnets and basic principles of the 1975 TIR Convention. The training event was conducted by the Head of TIR Guarantee Chain Management from Geneva. The participants received practical skills in the procedures for filling in and monitoring TIR carnets.