44th IST OPS Meeting

The 44th IST OPS Meeting was held in Tampere, Finland, from 29 to 31 May. Special thanks to our Finnish friends for the excellent organisation of the meeting.

The importance of Delegates generated immediate value from participation in the meeting, coordinating transport support in bilateral discussions in addition to receiving valuable updates on current projects.

  • Representatives from the Dutch Ministry of Defence gave an overview of the Customs Workshop project.
  • A Customs & Dangerous Goods Advisor from the US European Command briefed on the US innovations in terms of customs modernisation – Electronic Customs Declarations.
  • The Special Projects manager from the NSPA – Transport and Warehouse Division gave an update on current NSPA topics.

This commitment of trust, cooperation and sharing of ideas reinforces the strength of the IST community and MCCE network of partners.