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The Secretariat

The responsibility of the WCO Secretariat is to provide quality, independent support to WCO member administations on all the activities that are carried out by the Organization, and to serve the WCO with professionalism, impartiality, transparency and integrity.

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The Secretary General

Before taking up his position as Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO) on 1 January 2009, Kunio Mikuriya spent seven years as the Organization’s Deputy Secretary General. In this position he led efforts to coordinate the work of the WCO Secretariat with other international organizations such as the WTO, the World Bank, and the IMF, and with the private sector.

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The Directorates

Overview of the responsibilities of the WCO Secretariat Directorates and sub-Directorates.

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WCO Secretariat