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Conventions and Agreements

Conventions sponsored or administered by the Customs Co-operation Council

Conventions

Name Status Contracting Parties

Convention establishing a Customs Co-operation Council [ar] ** [ru]

Signed in Brussels on 15 December 1950, entered into force on 4 November 1952

SG0191E1

International Convention on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System [ar ]** [ru] Entered into force on 1 January 1988

NG0179E1

Convention on Nomenclature for the classification of goods in Customs tariffs and Protocol of Amendment thereto

NG0180E1

Customs Convention on ECS carnets for commercial samples Entered into force on 3 October 1957
Customs Convention on the temporary importation of packings Entered into force on 15 March 1962

PG0131E1

Customs Convention on the temporary importation of professional equipment Entered into force on 1 July 1962

PG0129E1

Customs Convention concerning facilities for the importation of goods for display or
use at exhibitions, fairs, meetings or similar events
Entered into force on 13 July 1962

PG0133E1

Customs Convention on the ATA carnet for the temporary admission of goods (ATA Convention) Entered into force on 30 July 1963

PG0233E1

Customs Convention concerning welfare material for seafarers Entered into force on 11 December 1965

PG0127E1

Customs Convention on the temporary importation of scientific equipment Entered into force on 5 September 1969

PG0128E1

Customs Convention on the temporary importation of pedagogic material Entered into force on 10 September 1971

PG0130E1

*Customs Convention on the international transit of goods (ITI Convention) Done on 7 June 1971

PG0132E1

International Convention on the simplification and harmonization of Customs procedures (Kyoto Convention) Entered into force on 25 September 1974

PG0229E1

International Convention on the simplification and harmonization of Customs procedures (Kyoto Convention) as amended Entered into force on 3 February 2006

PG0235E1a

International Convention on mutual administrative assistance for the prevention, investigation and repression of Customs offences (Nairobi Convention) [ar] [ru] Entered into force on 21 May 1980

 EG0019E1

*International Convention on mutual administrative assistance in Customs matters (Johannesburg Convention) [ar] Done on 27 June 2003

EG0014E1

Convention on Temporary Admission (Istanbul Convention) [ar][pt][es][ru] Entered into force on 27 November 1993

 PG0232E1

Customs Convention on Containers, 1972 [ar] Entered into force on 6 December 1975

 PG0231E1

Convention on the Valuation of Goods for Customs Purposes (BDV) Entered into force on 28 July 1953

VG0019E1

* This Convention has not yet entered into force.

**WCO Instruments/Documents translated in Arabic by Saudi Customs

Agreements

Name

Status

WTO Agreement on Valuation

Entered into force on 5 September 1969

List of WTO Members

WTO Agreement on Rules of Origin