On 16th November 2018, the Customs Administration accepted the New Customs Declaration and Excise Documents Processing System (CDEPS) which will replace the current ASYCUDA. The CDEPS has been developed in the past 5 years and it is the beginning of the digital era of the Customs Administration.

A Workshop Single Window System Implementation and Data Exchange - Connecting the Western Balkans countries was held on 15 and 16 November 2018, in Skopje. The workshop was organized by the Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia in cooperation with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the USAID Regional Economic Growth Project.

Delegation of the Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia, led by Director General Gjoko Tanasoski, took part in the 15th Meeting of the Subcommittee on Trade, Industry, Customs and Taxation held in Skopje on 13th November 2018.

Last week, the customs officers detected several attempts for smuggling, seizing foreign currencies, pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements, cosmetic products, personal hygiene products, irrigation systems parts, cigarettes and counterfeits.

Last week, the customs officers detected three illegal migrants and several attempts for smuggling various goods, seizing cash, automobile spare parts, video surveillance monitors and computers, a switchboard, a gas pistol with ammunition, animal vaccines, material for jewelery and cigarettes.