Customs clearance of energy carriers

Energy sources

Customs clearance of energy sources is one of the important lines of services performed by Group SV LTD. Statistics show that the annual volume of imported energy sources in Ukraine amounts about $ 1 billion and its import share already exceeds a third part of total volume of general domestic import. State Customs Service of Ukraine itself regulates the transportation of oil, oil products, natural gas and electricity as well as their transit and export.Customs clearance of energy sources is one of the important lines of services performed by Group SV LTD. Statistics show that the annual volume of imported energy sources in Ukraine amounts about $ 1 billion and its import share already exceeds a third part of total volume of general domestic import. State Customs Service of Ukraine itself regulates the transportation of oil, oil products, natural gas and electricity as well as their transit and export.

Specific features of transporting energy sources across the border

Energy sources are mainly transported across the border by main pipelines and  power lines as opposed to other goods transported by cars, air, water and railway transport etc. And besides electricity in general is unique pure commodity produced, transported and consumed in a trice, and it is impossible to substitute it. Therefore in most cases energy can not be identified.

Nevertheless while its transportation customs service may request an actual control to determine  its quantity and quality. For this purpose other accompanying documents can be checked about  instrument indicators. Customs specialists make control measurements, take probes, apply gas analyzers and other special devices to examine samples, monitor volume etc.

Specific features of customs clearance of energy sources

The main features of clearance of goods transported by stationary transport systems, such as pipelines and power lines, are:

  • absence of the requirement of actual presentation of products to customs representatives;
  • necessity  to keep to strict regulated terms of customs clearance of energy sources and the appropriate customs payments;
  • necessity  to issue a periodic (temporary) customs declaration for starting transportation of energy sources across the border;
  • strict observance of validity of the temporary declaration;
  • drawing up the customs declaration upon the  regulated period expired (in the appropriate customs regime) and in cases stipulated by the legislative norms of Ukraine making customs payments.

Our qualified specialists will help you to understand carefully the procedure of customs clearance of energy sources. Mediation of Group SV LTD spares customers from possible force majeure circumstances during customs clearance.