Responding to the numerous oral requests of citizens and carriers the Chop Customs provides advice on establishing clear terms for transit transportation.
Terms of transit, depending on the types of transport are established by the provisions of Art. 95 of the Customs Code of Ukraine. This transit terms depend solely on the type of transport and do not depend on the presence or absence of the goods being transported in such a transport vehicle, ownership of the vehicle, etc.
For transporting goods by road the term is set at 10 days. In case of transportation of goods within the area of one customs authorities the transit term is 5 days.
Given that customs post is a subdivision of certain customs, respectively, for transportation of goods by road between departments of one customs, including between customs posts, the transit term is 5 days.
Please note that the provisions of the Customs Code of Ukraine do not provide for extension of transit term, – informs the press-service of the Chop Customs.