Seminar "Current Issues of Foreign Economic Activity Development" was held in Grodno

Date: 27 February 2018

The Grodno Branch of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in cooperation with FEZ "Grodnoinvest" administration held a seminar entitled "Current issues of foreign economic activity development" for the Grodno region exporting enterprises.

During the seminar, the current issues of foreign economic activity practices were addressed by experts of the State Control Committee, the Main Directorate for Grodno region of the Ministry of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade of the Republic of Belarus, the Grodno Regional Customs and the International Arbitration Court at the BelCCI.

Grodno region enterprises representatives were provided with the information about the specific aspects of the procedure for concluding foreign economic transactions, the methods of calculating customs duties and placing goods under customs procedures, and about the changes in legislation concerning foreign economic practices. Some typical cases of foreign economic transactions violations by business entities were considered as well as the liability for these violations. The seminar also focused on the examples of international trade disputes settlement by the International Arbitration Court at the BelCCI and the the advantages of Creditreform business reports to evaluate the reliability of foreign business partners.

The seminar was attended by foreign trade and customs registration specialists and legal advisors of the leading enterprises of the region.