АО «Международный центр приграничного сотрудничества «Хоргос»

The Khorgos International Centre of Boundary Cooperation JSC is a public company established under the Agreements between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Government of the People's Republic of China for the purpose of creation of the Khorgos International Center for Transfrontier Cooperation at the Kazakhstan and China border in the Panfilov district of Almaty region.

ICBC "Khorgos" has simplified the procedure of movement of goods, exempt from customs duties

ICBC "Khorgos" has simplified the procedure of movement of goods, exempt from customs duties

Since 14 February this year simplified procedure for goods for personal use exempt from customs duties and carried through the international centre of boundary cooperation (ICBC) "Khorgos".

Simplified procedure entered into force in accordance with the order of the Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan about establishment of criteria of attribution of goods transported by physical persons through the customs border of the Customs Union.

As explained by the head of Department of investments and international cooperation of JSC "ICBC" Khorgos", Kurbanjan Akhmetov, "if previously the personal items included clothing, bedding and other goods in an amount of not more than two units, now the list has considerably decreased".

The frequency of crossing visitor ICBC "Khorgos" and (or) movement of goods should not exceed once per month.

"Any visitor can make entry into ICBC "Khorgos" an unlimited number of times and to be at the Center within 30 days, but should observe the multiplicity of duty-free export of goods",- said Akhmetov Kurbanjan.

In the case of exceeding standards and (or) frequency of movement of goods more than once a month, apply the customs tariff on a single rate of 30 percent from their customs cost but not less 4 Euro 1 pounds of weight in excess weight norm 50 kilograms and (or) cost norms 1500 Euro equivalent.


Press office of ICBC "Khorgos"