Project Details
Modernization of Customs Services in Azerbaijan
Sector:Trade Facilitation
Summary:The project aims to support the State Customs Committee in strengthening the customs control at the air transport facilities in Baku, as well as its special operations, speeding up customs clearance of air cargo, processing of passengers, and prevention of smuggling.
Expected Outcome:The project supports the modernization of the customs service in Azerbaijan through infrastructure development, automation of the processes, and personnel training.
Expected Outputs:Ten high-profile officers of the Customs Service participated in a training workshop.
Date Approved:2011
Expected Completion:2012
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Government of Azerbaijan: $420,000
United Nations Development Programme: $30,000
Links/Documents:UNDP Project Page