CAREC Training Workshop on Modernization of Customs Management

Shanghai, People's Republic of China (PRC): 14–25 September 2011

This CAREC training covered a set of key subjects related to modernization of customs management, including

  • customs for the 21st century,
  • customs information system and e-port development,
  • risk management,
  • special customs zone management, and
  • customs compliance facilitation.

The training combined classroom lectures, case studies, and on-site learning. It also provided opportunities for cross-country experience sharing on these subjects.

Senior and mid-level officials from customs agencies of eight CAREC countries—namely Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan—participated in the training workshop.

The Asian Development Bank and the General Administration of Customs of the People's Republic of China, through the Shanghai Customs College, cosponsored this training.

© Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) 2009