Maxim Nefyodov, the head of the State Customs Service, said on his Facebook page that the Cabinet had approved the regional customs structure. Now there will be 16 instead of 26 customs.
He also noted that cuts are needed to eliminate corruption on the ground, logistical optimization and save on administrative costs.
According to Nefyodov, the next steps will be the registration of legal entities, the beginning of the transfer of people to the regions and the appointment of the acting director. heads of customs.