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In the last three weeks, from may 18, logistics companies are faced with problems at the Russian customs on delivery of the goods from abroad. This is with reference to the information delivery services reports owned by Grigory Berezkin the RBC.
Director Boxberry International Marat Irtuganov told that due to new customs rules, and imperfection of the software at the customs office of the beginning of a much longer process individual batches. If you take online shopping is the most other late parcels of sites ASOS MyProtein and Look Fantastic.
The head of the Department of international business development DPD in Russia Sergey Denisov said that the delay will affect 90 per cent of parcels delivered. According to him, the term additional checks may take up to five days.
In turn, the Director of marketing for the courier delivery service SDEK Olga Sgibneva said that delays do not exceed one or two days, and the Russian office of DHL Express refused to confirm the facts of mass issues with customs.
Irtuganov explained that the difficulties associated with order of the Federal customs service number of 112 which came into force in February, but began to act only in may. Document five times increases the amount of work for customs officers, and if we talk about the Express carriers, we are talking about a tenfold increase in the number of inspections. Therefore, departments are understaffed, especially given the regular disruptions in the exchange of information base Ministry of the interior.
In 2020, the Russians have complicated the purchase abroad. The threshold duty-free import of goods purchased in the foreign Internet-stores, has decreased in 2.5 times up to 200 euros per month.
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