SOCHI, March 1. /Corr. Tatiana Polinyuk/. The volumes imported from Abkhazia to Russia Mimosas this year has grown almost four times. At the checkpoint “Adler” customs officers daily make out to 12.9 tons of colors, last year on the eve of March 8 are processed up to 3.5 t per day, said Tuesday the correspondent of TASS in the press service of the Sochi customs.
“MAPP-Adler, customs officers make out to 12.9 thousand kilos of flowers per day. For the last week and more than 125 tons of colors, to reduce time of clearance of goods and accelerate the customs procedures applied a simplified form of customs Declaration”, – said the Agency.
Customs officers also note that unlike in previous years, the Abkhaz Mimosa in Russia now often imported in commercial quantities. A simplified form of registration allows entrepreneurs from the neighboring country, paying customs fees by submitting a Declaration to the whole batch of goods, to import parts.
Customs duties are charged, used only internal taxes. The norms of importation of commercial consignments of goods are quantitatively restricted to, from the customs value commercial shipments will be charged VAT at the rate of 18%.
Mimosa in Russia is one of the most popular colors of International women’s day on 8 March. Blooms for a short time, this year from-for warm winters in the South, the Mimosa bloomed earlier than usual, in mid-February.