Kosovo customs point inaugurated at the port of Durres
From today, Kosovo has a customs point at the port of Durres. Prime Minister Edi Rama during the inauguration of the point, stated that this is the first step of full union of customs between the two countries.
“Kosovo Customs here in Durres is the first important step towards full customs union between Albania and Kosovo. The mutual recognition of customs systems, customs agents, the realization of customs administration purpose which although has two sides still functions as a common body, but it is important news for all entrepreneurship. This speeds up the movement of goods and returns the border to a formal border with Albania and Kosovo. There will be no longer long queues at customs points. After the customs union we will have the union of markets “.
Rama also stopped at the fluid boundary that will be ready in spring between Albania and Kosovo, as well as the alignment of customs procedures. Also, Kosovo Deputy Prime Minister, Fatmir Limaj considers the opening of the customs point as one of the most important projects after the declaration of independence.
“This is the second most important project for Kosovo after the declaration of independence. This is the second decision made by the two governments in Peja. First of that border. This is an extraordinary news for the Kosovo economy. From today Kosovo has its own port “.
For the respective finance ministers of the two countries , the opening of the customs point will affect economic growth, as well as ease of trade procedures and exchanges.