International business and customs policy are the things traditionally discussed at conference platform. Today, in the midst of the overall decrease in financial comfort, lower degree of population protectability, and the country’s instable economic position globally, the barriers that put obstacles to the state and the business in coping with the current situation are put into the forefront.

This year the attention is focused upon the most pressing issues for the business community, i.e. customs administration and taxation, the «one-stop shop» principle when processing freight traffic, elimination of «shady schemes», strategies for import substitution and working out the Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union.
The industry’s top experts are going to share their competent opinions and assessments in the open dialog between the state authorities and the entrepreneurs. The conference is going to take the form of panel discussion with participation of public officials and top managers of both Russian and international companies.

The participants list is going to include the heads of lawmaking and supervising government agencies, heads of international business departments in major international companies, leading experts in international trade and customs law, representatives of logistics and freight companies.