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  • 1. STATE SERVICES OF GEORGIA FOR TRANSPORT INDUSTRY T R A N S C A U C A S U S
  • 2. Contents PORT FORMALITIES BORDER CROSSING CUSTOMS CLEARANCE SPECIAL PROCEDURES Maritime Days In Odessa 2Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 3. Location Georgia Azerbaijan Kazakhstan Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Afghanistan Iran Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan Armenia  “Via est Vita” (“Road is Life”) – the ancient Romans used to say. The historic Great Silk Road, the shortest route from Europe to Asia passed through the territory of the southern Caucasus countries. The present Eurasian renaissance of the Silk Road is TRACECA, the Transport Corridor Europe – Caucasus – Asia. Approximately 90% of cargo passing Georgia in transit. Maritime Days In Odessa 3Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 4. • General cargo terminals; • Bulk cargo terminals; • Container terminals; • Ferry terminals; • Oil terminal. Poti Sea Port 56 PORT FACILITIES 37 COUNTRIES 5 CONTINENTS Maritime Days In Odessa 4Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 5. Port Formalities PORT STATE CONTROL INSPECTION ENVIRONMENTAL INSPECTION ARRIVAL / DEPARTURE INSPECTION Maritime Days In Odessa 5Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 6. Simplified state regulations for direct delivery to bonded Off Dock Off Dock Operations  As of Poti Container Terminal limits, the all arrived containers directly transported to Off Dock terminals for storage and further release. Maritime Days In Odessa 6Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani No customs presence at Off Dock terminals and only remote control. Customs inspection only for red corridor and decides by software. The Off Docs own weight bridge acceptable by state authorities.
  • 7. Requested documents : By vehicle – Waybill or TIR Carnet. By sea transp.– Bill of Lading. By air transp. – Air Waybill. By railway transp. – Railway Bill. Purchase document : Purchase contract or Invoice If necessary : license/permit/certificate shall be additionally submitted. Cell phone SMS or e-mail to receive information immediately after your cargo/vehicle crosses the border. Border Crossing Maritime Days In Odessa 7Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 8. Customs Clearance Import dues : • Tax on import; • VAT; • Excise. Deadline to pay : •Within 5 calendar days of release – in case of after import declaration; •Within 15 calendar days of release - in case of advance declaration; • Within 30 calendar days of release – for goods owned by ``Gold List`` member; Maritime Days In Odessa 8Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 9. Special Procedures “Gold List” • no inspection of the imported goods at the border, directly moved to importer’s warehouse. • one month tax credit. District Tax Officer Introduced the status of district tax officer, who is a tax officer of the Georgian Tax Authorities and is responsible to visit taxpayers, provide regularly updated information and assist them with problematic tax issues. Notably, even if a district tax officer detects a tax violation, his/her only obligation is to advise a taxpayer – there is no authority to issue a penalty. Private Tax Agent A taxpayer can use the services of a private tax agent who is a tax officer of the Georgian Tax Authorities in order to improve communications with the Tax Authorities. To be in compliance with tax liabilities, and ensure you to make full use of rights granted on the basis of tax legislation. Alternative Tax Audit Use of the tax audit service of a private firm. Such firms may include qualified tax consulting firms or individual tax consultants authorized by the Order of the Minister of Finance of Georgia. Notably, a taxpayer is not subject to tax sanctions if non-compliance is detected by a private auditing firm. Maritime Days In Odessa 9Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 10. Special Procedures Car clearance procedures On arrival the private vehicles automatically removed from container at Customs Clearance Zone in Poti (process recorded on camera and unit sealed). On the web page of Revenue Services, by entering vehicle VIN code or name of the consignee it’s possible to check whether the vehicle has arrived and possible to calculate the clearance cost. While consignee arrives to pick up his own car it’s takes only 20 min. to arrange customs clearance and pick up license plate together with technical certificate. Maritime Days In Odessa 10Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 11. Corporate Income Tax – 0 % Value Added Tax – 0 % Customs Tax – 0 % Property Tax – 0 % Poti Free Zone Project Maritime Days In Odessa 11Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 12. Georgia Container Market The stabile turnover grow is a healthy sign, characterizing regional container market, served by Georgian Ports. 48 984 60 593 79 927 106 458 126 897 184 792 253 769 181 613 225 782 299 287 357 111 403 447 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 TEU Maritime Days In Odessa 12Odessa / Ukraine 2014 Eduard Machavariani
  • 13. POTI - SUPSA - BATUMI 50, D. Aghmashenebeli ave 4400, POTI / GEORGIA Tel : +995 493 224549 Fax : +995 493 221519 E-mail : info@assatc.com Thank you for attention

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