On the occasion of the 14th April – Day of the Customs Administration, we have organized several events to mark 27 years since the establishment of independent Customs Administration of the Republic of North Macedonia.

The Customs Administration hereby invites all participants in the customs procedures and representatives of the business community to a Working Meeting that will be chaired by Customs Director General, Gjoko Tanasoski. The objective of the meeting is to exchange information in order to ensure better application of customs related legislation and to promote cooperation in customs procedures, The meeting will be held on 14th September 2017 at 11:00 am, at the Amphitheater of the Customs Administration, "Lazar Lichenoski" No.13, Skopje.

The Director General of the Customs Administration participated at the high level Seminar on “Strenghtening of the Cooperation between Customs and Tax Authorities”, held within 27th – 28th April 2017 in Malta.

On 24th April 2017, a campaign to raise the public awareness about the harmful effects of counterfeit products was launched at the Ramstore Mall in Skopje. The Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia actively participates in the campaign, organised under the twinning project "Strengthening of Intellectual Property" which is implemented by the Danish Patent and Trademark Office.

Within 19th – 21st April 2017, Macedonian Customs Director General attended the WCO European Region Heads of Customs Meeting that took in Vienna, Austria. At the meeting the delegates expressed interest in taking further actions to facilitate transport for the benefit of the economy in the region of Europe, where Customs plays an important role. The five priorities of the World Customs Organization for this year: trade facilitation, security, e-commerce, cooperation between Customs and Tax authorities and cooperation between Customs and Police were particularly highlighted at the meeting.