International customs forum will be held on 22-23 October 2020 in the world trade Center

Date and venue of the annual world customs forum: the forum will be held on 22 and 23 October 2020 the international trade Center in Moscow.

At the site of MTF-2020 will once again gather government officials and businesses to exchange experiences and debate about the development of foreign economic activity.

One of the key topics for discussion will be the implementation of key policy documents such as the Federal customs service of Russia strategy of development of customs service till 2030, which was first presented to the ITF-2019.

Information about participation in MTF-2020 published on the website of the customs forum.of the Russian Federation in the section “Participants”. The possibilities of partnership are published in the section “Partners”.


By Order of the Government of Russia of 21 may 2019 № 1000-R of the international customs forum is held annually. For two years the Forum was visited by over 4.3 thousand participants. Speakers at the Forum traditionally are the members of the Russian Government, the leadership of the Ministry of Finance of Russia, Ministry of economic development of Russia, FCS of Russia and FTS of Russia, other bodies of Executive power, representatives of foreign customs organizations, the leaders of the business community.

In 2019 in the framework of the main program of the Forum took place more than 40 business events, presentations and workshops. The key event of the business program of the Forum was the plenary session “Customs 2030: the future trajectory”, in which the public were presented the development strategy of the customs service until 2030.

The participants of the International customs forum – 2019 discussed issues of development of the Institute of customs representatives, the integration of the mechanisms of technical regulation within the EAEU, the measures of support of export in Russia, the reform of customs administration, improving the administration of customs duties, regulation of Internet Commerce, the development of international cooperation with the countries of the European Union, issues out of court settlement of customs disputes and anti-counterfeiting, prospects of development of the Institute AEO, improvement of information systems of customs authorities and others.

In the course of MTF-2019 was signed a number of agreements and memorandums with foreign customs administrations.