Expertise of goods, Certification and assessment activity

Dear Sir and Madam!

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan, which serves as a bridge connecting foreign and domestic actors of foreign economic activity /FEA/, has the honor to explain you some aspects of providing services that save time and money in export operations.

Certificate of Origin is a document clearly indicating the country of origin of goods issued by the authorities or organization authorized in accordance with national legislation. Such an organization in the Republic of Tajikistan is the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan.

If you do not want to pay customs tax or have other tariff preferences (benefits), as well as exemptions in the area of prohibitions and restrictions on importing goods to the CIS countries, please contact the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan for a form CT-1 Certificate of Origin.

If you want your company to benefit from the accession of the Republic of Tajikistan to the World Trade Organization (WTO), please contact the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan for a form A Certificate of Origin.

Having received such certificate, you become the owner of a special differentiated regime within the WTO. Tariff preferences (benefits) are applied to your goods imported to developed countries of the WTO which is up to 50% due to customs clearing in some countries.

We can provide you with a wide range of services in other areas. Do not stay aside and hurry up to save time and money. Contact the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan.

For enquiries, call: 2271168

Certificate of origin form CT-1

Certificate of origin form A

 

Expertise of goods has the leading place among the total services provided. This is a reliable lever of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tajikistan, which is the most representative platform of the business community in our country.

The safety of products and services is regulated and guaranteed by the state and corresponds to the level of the country’s socio-economic development. Therefore, the participation of independent expertise in the implementation of priority national projects where an important place is given to the examination of goods in foreign trade is so significant.

According to the status, the CCI RT is a structure that provides quality services to entrepreneurs in one segment: consultations on the examination of goods; conducting an independent examination of quality and quantity of goods (food and industrial goods, equipment, agricultural products, etc.); issuance of Certificates of Origin.

CCI RT actively provide assistance to enterprises, organizations, representatives of small and medium-sized businesses in the development of entrepreneurship, the establishment of trade and economic relations with business community of various countries, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russian regions, the CIS countries and non-CIS countries. Most of the large and medium-sized enterprises are covered by our activities, as well as a significant part of small business, industry and regional business associations, each of which includes tens and hundreds of business structures.

This is confirmed by the presence of regional chambers of commerce in GBAO, Sugd and Khatlon regions. A significant role in the import of goods is played by the control over the correctness of the relevant documents, knowledge of the rules of the examination, inspection of goods. Competence of Tajik experts creates a reliable basis for the business community in developing and expanding the field of their activities, creating favorable conditions in the external and internal market.”

All people on an equal basis have the right to import into the Republic of Tajikistan (RT) and export goods from the territory of the country, including when carrying out foreign economic activity (FEA), except for cases of restrictions provided for by current legislation. All people shall comply with the established procedure for transporting goods across the border of the Republic of Tajikistan. The procedures for the implementation FEA, export-import and transit operations are governed by the legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan, international treaties and agreements ratified by Tajikistan. In accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan, the transportation of goods across the customs border must be accompanied by shipping documents and permits issued by state and other bodies.

To export any products or goods from the Republic of Tajikistan, it is necessary to obtain a document – Certificate confirming the origin of the goods, issued by the competent authority of the country or exporting country. The country of origin is determined for the purpose of applying tariff and non-tariff regulation measures, including anti-dumping, compensatory and protective measures to import goods into the customs territory of the Republic of Tajikistan and, thus, export from the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan.

The country of origin of goods is the country in which the goods were fully produced or subjected to sufficient processing. The Certificate of Origin is issued by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan in order to confirm the origin of the goods.

In accordance with the current legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan, the document confirming the origin of the goods is the Certificate of Origin form CT-1 and the Certificate of Origin form A. The certificate form CT-1 is issued to certify the origin of goods exported to the CIS countries, the Certificate form A is issued for goods that are exported to foreign countries.

The procedure for issuing a certificate of origin.

The reason for issuing certificates of origin of goods is a written statement of the interest legal or natural person (entrepreneur, Declarant) signed by the head or person authorized by Declarant, with a request to certify the submitted document.

As a rule, the application indicates the name of the goods, its quantity, departure point, full address of the consignee company, type of shipment, payment guarantee, the number of documents to be certified. To determine the origin of the goods, the Declarant shall provide a copy of the contract or an agreement with the Buyer, as well as other documents confirming the origin of the goods, for example, a copy of the contract with the manufacturer, shipping documentation, etc. In exceptional cases, when it is impossible to determine the origin of the goods according to the documents and samples submitted by the Declarant, an examination is carried out to determine the origin of the goods.

To obtain a Certificate of Origin, you must submit to the CCI RT: a written application; invoice; supply contract; one of the documents listed below confirming the origin of the goods; Certificate of product quality; Certificate of conformity; reference from Jamoat or the market. The procedure for obtaining a certificate of origin – the entrepreneur submits an application with all the necessary documents, after which CCI RT appoints an expert to conduct an appropriate examination at the enterprise or warehouse, after which an act of origin of the goods is drawn up.

The term of processing documents and obtaining a certificate of origin is 1-2 days. The validity of the Certificate form CT-1 and form A is 12 months from the date of issue.

The independence and competence of the Chamber’s experts predetermine the possibility of using acts of expertise (certificates) when carrying out foreign economic and export-import operations, in economic and legal disputes, as evidence in arbitration, customs and other organizations.

The Chamber of Commerce offers quality services for an independent examination. Experts are ready to provide service at any time convenient for you! An expert can be invited by a written or oral one-time application indicating a specific task.

Addresses:

Republic of Tajikistan

  • Dushanbe, Valamatzade Str., 21
  • Sugd Region, Khujand, Mavlonobekov Ave.,1
  • Khatlon Region, Kurgan-Tube, Ayni Str., 63 — А
  • Kulob, N. Khuvaidulloev Str., 12/ 2
  • GBAO, Khorog, Lenin Str., 26

Contact Information:

Tel: +: code  221-14-80;  227-11-68;   992  919-05-55-85;  918-66-92-34; Fax: +221-14-80.