Economic Affairs Committee announces the unification of customs duties in all outlets of Iraq
The Committee on Economic Affairs in the Council of Ministers, the unification of customs duties at all border crossings, including outlets of the Kurdistan region.
"The Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Finance Minister chaired the second session of the meeting of the Committee on Economic Affairs in the presence of the ministers of (Planning, Trade, Industry and Agriculture), the Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq and the Chairman of the National Investment Commission and the economic adviser the Prime Minister and the representative of the Minister of Oil The Minister of Planning in the Kurdistan Region and the advanced cadre in the Ministry of Finance in the region in addition to the President of the General Ports Authority and the President of the General Authority of Customs and a number of advisers and general managers .
She added that "the Committee on Economic Affairs has taken a decision to standardize customs duties at all border ports, including the ports of the Kurdistan Region, as this decision is of great economic importance through the payment of customs duties and a unified tax at all ports. It regulates the flow of goods and commodities, And the required ratifications . "
"The committee decided to cancel the current customs inspection and inspection points in Fayda, Shirawa, north of Kirkuk, Lailan east of Kirkuk, which encourages and develops the internal trade and flow of materials and goods inside Iraq . "
"The committee also decided to regulate the procedures for the trade of gold and precious metals in Iraq and the Ministry of Transport to work at all border crossings under the law of the Ministry of Transport in force to facilitate the work of related formations . "
"The committee also decided to oblige all ports to implement the decisions to protect the national product and to adhere to the agricultural calendar in order to encourage the local product . "