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Directory of Customs Terms
Free economic zone - Is a special area stated by RA Government, a set of one or several separated buildings, open squares, where there can be carried out all the activities, provided by article 472 of the Cusomts Code, in “Importation into a free economic zone” customs regime
Force majeure - Indivertible force or phenomenon, acting independent of one’s will, which hinders one’s commitments
Persons - Participants and potential participants of relationships, regulated by RA Customs Legislation
Trade duty-free shops - Separated areas in customs control zone, where it’s allowed to realize products released exclusively in “Importation into a duty-free shop” customs regime
Country of origin - A country, where the product has ben totally produced or has been subjected to sufficient processing. A country of origin can be considered the group of countries, customs union, region of the world or of any of the countries
Products- All types of subjects and things, other property, being transported through RA Customs border, including currency,currency values,electric, thermal and other types of energy, vehicles, with the exception of vehicles, and vehicles are considered to be all kinds of transportation means, which are used with the prupose of international transportation of passengers and goods through RA Customs boder, including containers and other supporting vehicles
Person transporting goods - A person, who is considered to be the owner of products, buyer or someone, who is powered to master the products by RA Legislation to manage them in accordance with this legislation, on behalf of his/her own name
Export - Haulage դուրսհանում of goods and vehicles from RA Customs Zone
Temporary importation into and temporary exportation from RA customs territory - Importation into RA Cusomts territory, with the purpose of its further exportation from that very territory, and exportation from RA territory, wth the purpose of importing into that same territory in the future
Certificate of origin - A certficate, which approves the country of origin of the product
Persons of Rpublic of Armenia - Republic of Armenia, its communities, citizens of the Republic of Armenia, those people being permanent or main residents in the Republic of Armenia, having no citizenship,individual enterpreuneurs and organizations, having been registered in the Republic of Armenia
Customs border of the Republic of Armenia Borders of RA Customs territory, free customs warehouses and free economic zones
Republic of Armenia - postal deliveries, transportation with the help of pipelines and power transmission lines
Transportation through the customs border of the Republic of Armenia - Bringing of goods and vehicles into the RA Customs territory or haulage դուրսհանումն from that territory, including international postal deliveries, transportation with the help of pipelines and power transmission lines
Customs territory of the Republic of Armenia - Land, water and air space of the Republic of Armenia
Personal property of individuals arriving in the Republic of Armenia - Items of persona use for a retailer, private use car and property used in household conditions, which has no factory packaging and labeling and has been acquired by the retailer before arriving in the Republic of Armenia.Government of the Republic of Armenia can define բնաիրային restrictions of individuals’ personal property for separate products
Հայտարարաթյուն - A person, transporting goods or a customs broker, who declares and presents the products and vehicles in customs bodies
Violation of customs rules - Illegal action or inactivity by the individual,which is directed towards the regulation of customs control and customs clearance of goods and vehicles being transported through RA Customs border, defined by RA Customs Legislation and international contracts referring customs field
Customs control area - A set of one or several separated buildings, open squares, where goods and vehicles are preserved under customs control, which have been imported into the Republic of Armenia and which haven’t been released in any customs regime yet
Customs processing - Realization of necessary measures for release of goods and vehicles,accordant to Customs Code and other legal Acts, up to their release in a certain customs regime
Customs broker - A person of the Republic of Armenia, realizing activities of customs clearance and customs control, having been licensed by 2nd paragraph of article 59th of Customs Code, which acts with the instruction of persons, transporting goods – on behalf of his/her name
Customs warehouse - A set of one or several separated buildings, open squares, where there can be preserved goods, released in “Import into the customs warehouse” regime, under customs control
Customs regime - A group of theses, regulating the realization of customs policy, which defines the purpose of transportation of goods and vehicles through customs border, and regulates the relationships arising in connection with the transfer of goods and vehicles through suctoms border
Customs value of the goods trasported through customs border - The transaction price, that is, the amount of money, which has been actually paid, is subject to payment or should have been paid for the purpose of acquiring the product for its export into the importation country and its transportation till the customs border of the Republic of Armenia
Customs fees - Custom defined by law, taxes, tolls and other payments,charged by customs authorities for transportation of goods and vehicles through RA Cusotms border
Customs transit - A legal entitiy, realizing transportation of goods under customs control from one customs body to another one, and having received a license defined by 2nd paragraph of article 59th of Customs Code
Customs charges - Mandatory fee, neing charged in the amount and manner according to Customs Code, regostered in the State budget, which is used with the purpose of development of customs training մաքսային գործի and ensuring of the material and social base of customs authorities
Customs duties- Mandatory fees, charged into the state budget, in the amount and manner defined by customs Code for transportation of goods through RA Customs border
Importation - Bringing of goods and viehicles into the customs territory of the Republic of Armenia
Non-tariff regulation measures - Measurementes, defined by law or other legal Acts, which restrict the importation of goods and vehicles into the Republic of Armenia and their exportation from the Republic of Armenia,directly non-influencing on the amount of customs fees
Measures aimed at protecting consumers’ interests - Non-tariff regulatory measure, which are aimed at stopping transportation of goods and viehicles through customs border, which don’t correspond to quality and other standards accepted in the Republic of Armenia, as well as to internationally accepted standards, that have been accepted by the Republic of Armenia
TIR karnet - Customs permit, for passing the cargo through car-transportation – with the minimum customs conditions
Vehicles - All types of vehicles, which are used with the purpose of international transportation of passengers and goods through RA Customs border, inluding containers and other supplementary vehicles
Carrier - A person, responsible for actual transportation of goods or for the use of the vehicle