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Another stay of execution for Russian TIR

[ June 30, 2014   //   ]

Russia’s Federal Customs Service (FCS RF) told the Russian guaranteeing association, ASMAP on 30 mJune that it would extend the TOR agreement until 30 November. The agreement had been set to expire on 1 July.

However, the International Road Transport Union (IRU) said however that, due to the very late announcement and lack of information, there could still be problems aat border-crossing points in Russia over the next few days.

Russia’s move follows a meeting last week between officials from the Ministry of Transport, the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation (FCS RF) and other Russian authorities, under the chairmanship of the First Deputy Prime Minister.

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