The Cabinet of
Ministers of Ukraine adopted a decision which introduced a new procedure for
the passage of goods in ports. It meets European standards and will
take an hour, in contrast to today’s terms up to 15 hours. Prime Minister of
Ukraine ArseniyYatsenyuk said this at a government
meeting on Wednesday, July 8.
implementation of initiatives of the Infrastructure Ministry approved by the
Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine will allow to reduce the time
of stay in port, increase port capacity by 15-20%, and eliminate
conditions for corruption schemes, the scale of which is estimated at UAH 3
billion per year.
seaports will see a reduction in the number of procedures and supervisory
authorities involved in the registration of cargo ships.
The new scheme of
carrying out cargo in Ukrainian ports that meets European standards will be
implemented within 45 days. Term of registration of transit
cargo will decrease from 10-15 hours (in some cases - up to several days) to 1