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Odessa (UAODS), Odessa, Ukraine

Odessa

Odessa (UAODS), Odessa, Ukraine
ADDRESS
Mytna Square, 1, Odesa, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine, 65000
EMAIL
Text Link
office@ods.uspa.gov.ua
FAX
(048) 729-36-08
CORPORATE OFFICE
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
35.357 million metric tons
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME
523,881 TEU's (2007)

Requirements to ship to the ports

Items subject to import controls include: Certain plant protection products, CFCs, blank and fingerprint monitoring, weapons and other items generally subject to prohibition or licensing requirements

Depending on the code of goods in Ukrainian Classification of Goods of Foreign Economic Activity some products may require prior approval, be subject to sanitary and epidemiological control, veterinary control, phytosanitary control or environmental control. The complete list of products with respective control requirement is available at http://zakon3.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/452-2012-%D0%BF

Documents for goods moving via road transportation:documents for the vehicle, including those containing information about its state registration (nationality)travel (transportation) documents (international consignment note)documents defined by the Universal Postal Union to accompany international postage (if any postage is present)commercial documents (if any) for transported goods that contain information including the name and address of the carrier, the name of the country of departure and country of destination of goods, the name and address of the sender (or seller) and the recipient of the goodsinformation on the number of packages and type of packaging;name of the goodsgross weight of goods (in kilograms) or volume of goods (in cubic meters), except for bulky cargo;

Docuements for goods moving via water:general declarationdeclaration of the goodsdeclaration of supplies (ship's stores)a declaration of personal belongings of the crewinformation on the crew including names, citizenship etc.the passenger listdocuments defined by the Universal Postal Union to accompany international postage (if any postage is present)transportation documents for the goods which contain, in particular, information on the total number of goods, number of packages, description of goods, type of packagingcommercial documents (if any) for products and information about product placement on boardinformation about the presence (absence) on board of goods import of which into Ukraine is prohibited or restricted, including currency values available to the crew, medicines, which include narcotic, potent, psychotropic and poisonous substancesinformation about the presence (absence) on board of dangerous goods, weapons and ammunition

For goods moving via rail:transport (transportation) documentstransfer roll on railway rolling stockdocument certifying the availability of supplies (if there are any)documents defined by the Universal Postal Union to accompany international postage (if any postage is present)commercial documents (if available) for the goods transported

According to the Customs Code the declarant or his authorized representative should provide in the customs declaration the information on:documents certifying the authority of the person submitting the customs declaration;foreign trade agreement (contract) or other documents confirming the right of possession, use and / or disposal of goods;transportation documents;commercial documents available to the person submitting the declaration;if necessary, documents confirming compliance with non-tariff regulation of foreign economic activity;documents confirming compliance with the restrictions arising from the use of protective, antidumping and countervailing measures (if such restrictions exist);in certain cases documents confirming the country of origin;if necessary, documents confirming the payment and / or secured payment of customs duties;if applicable, documents confirming the right to benefits for customs duties payment, full or partial exemption from customs duties under the chosen customs regime; andif necessary, documents confirming the change of customs duties payment terms;

Imported products are subject to radiological control which is, in most cases, performed at the customs.A Certificate of Origin is required when preferential customs duty rates are applied, when certain quantitative restrictions on movement of goods across the customs border of Ukraine are applied, and if it is required by Ukrainian law or international treaties.

About the port

The Port of Odessa or Odessa Sea Port — located near Odessa — is the largest Ukrainian seaport and one of the largest ports in the Black Sea basin, with a total annual traffic capacity of 40 million tonnes.