On 6th February 2019, upon initiative of the Control and Investigation Sector of the Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia, a working visit was organized at the Customs Administration of the Republic of Kosovo.

Customs Director General visited today the Customs Office Skopje 4 1014 under the Pilot Project for introduction of e-Customs.

Last two weeks, the customs officers detected several attempts for smuggling of various goods, seizing foreign currencies, silver jewelry, mechanic and welding equipment, automobile spare parts, tools, cigarettes, coffee, technical goods, cosmetics, gas pistol ammunition, dietary supplements and counterfeits.

Within 28-29 January 2019, the Director General of the Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia participated at the third informal Regional Meeting of Western Balkans Heads of Customs, held in Podgorica, Montenegro.

On the occasion of the 26th January – the International Customs Day, this year celebrated under the slogan “SMART borders for seamless Trade, Travel and Transport” encouraging WCO Members to look at how they can best ensure the swift and smooth cross-border movement of goods, people and means of transport.