Alexander Lukashenko meets with Chairman of State Customs Committee Yuri Senko

16 September 2019

The head of state met with the Chairman of the State Customs Committee. Yuri SenkO reported on the results of the agency’s work for 8 months, updating the infrastructure at border crossing points, results of transition to the electronic customs. From January to August, almost 6 billion rubles was received to the republican budget. These are payments controlled by the State Customs Committee. Russia's tax maneuver in the oil industry has become one of the reasons for the decrease in revenues from export customs duties on petroleum products. Now the department is taking steps to compensate for these losses.