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AEB Business Mission to Germany


On 20-22 February 2017, a joint delegation of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) and the Association of European Businesses (AEB) headed by Mukaj Kadyrkulov, Minister, EEC Board, in charge of customs cooperation and Frank Schauff, AEB CEO, held a Business Mission to Germany.

The delegation visited DHL Hub in Leipzig and held a number of meetings transport operators in order to learn express shipments operational processes and latest technology and have better understanding of logistics and transport procedures, as well as regulations and customs processing simplifications for express-carriers in Germany. 

Photo L-R: Graham Crawford, Customs and Regulatory Affairs Manager, DHL Hub Leipzig; Vladimir Kabakov, Head of Customs Payments, Customs Value and Country of Origin Unit Department of Customs Legislation and Law Enforcement Practice, EEC; Frank Schauff, AEB CEO; Mukay Kadyrkulov, Member of the Board, Minister in charge of Customs Cooperation, EEC; Thomas Johnson, Customs Field Support Manager, DHL Express Europe; Elio Curti, Vice President Customs Operations, DHL Express Europe; Oksana Shpitalnikova, Customs & Gateways Manager, DHL Express Russia; Dmitry Cheltsov, General Delegate to the IRU Permanent Delegation to Eurasia, AEB Customs and Transport Committee Chairman.