6/22/2017 3:45:31 PM

Interaction plans on a barrier of counterfeit goods are planned.

On June 21st in Business Centre of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs an introductory seminar with participation of representatives of National Organization of Turkmenistan for Bar Codes, State Customs Service and «Turkmenstandartlary» Main State Service has taken place.

Meeting’s principal theme - counteraction to the import of counterfeit goods to the territory of our country. At opening of the seminar in speeches the urgency of a problem and importance of resolving it in a context of the further development of national economy, the international trade and economic cooperation was underlined.

Participants have been informed on the purposes and issues of National Organization of Turkmenistan for Bar Codes, the work done on introduction of bar coding and standards of GS1 in the practice of various branches of a national economy of the country. The special attention has been paid to the international standards used in the activity of Customs Services. In this context positive experience of interaction of International Organization GS1 with World Customs Organization on counteraction to counterfeit has been considered.

During the discussion carried out in a format "question-answer" the methods of application of the standards of GS1 in the work of national Customs and software support of this activity have been detailed.

Stressing the importance of the well-coordinated cooperation of the Customs Service and GS1 Turkmenistan in resolving the current problem, the parties spoke in favor of starting practical work in this direction.

At the end of the familiarization seminar, its participants were awarded relevant certificates.

The theoretical knowledge received by participants of a seminar, has been approved on June 22nd in practice, in the terminal of  State Customs Service, during the collaboration of its experts with representatives of «GS1 Turkmenistan».