Meeting with Chief of Lviv Custom Office

Chief of Lviv Custom Office Mykola Harkavyy met with chairman of the Danish Business Association Lars Vestbjerg. During the meeting they discussed issues of cooperation, including customs clearance of goods imported into the customs territory of the country as a contribution to the authorized capital of companies with foreign investment.


Attracting of Danish investment and cooperation with Danish investors are the main aspects that determine the directions and priorities of international economic activity of Ukraine, forms of participation in European integration processes, the specifics of regional economic policy. Therefore, Lviv Custom office actively works towards creating an enabling environment for business, attracting of foreign investment in accordance with the current legislation.


Since the beginning of the year there were number of meetings with participation of Custom Office and representatives of the business. Particularly in January 2011 was signed the 5-sides Memorandum of cooperation and promotion of Danish investment in Lviv region between the Lviv Customs, Lviv Oblast State Administration, Lviv StateTax Administration , The Western Regional Department of State Border Guard Services of Ukraine and Danish Business Association.


Participants of the meeting noted the importance of such a cooperation, through which foreign investment in the near future will have most significant enhance on efficiency of Ukrainian companies, and hence development of the respective territories and cities, improving social security of the citizens.


The topic of lobbying and development discussion was re-arranging the newly closed Custom points to establish a new on the border of Krakovets. Other issue as Custom code equlizing to EU standards was also discussed and Mykola Harkavyy assured that if problems appeared the Danish Business Association should contact him directly.


Chief of Lviv Custom Office