Kosovo: FTA with Bosnia and Herzegovina implemented

Prishtina, 11 December 2006 – UNMIK Customs Service announced that the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Kosovo and Bosnia and Herzegovina has started to be applied as of 1st December.

“This agreement includes full liberalization of trade between the two places, namely all tariff codes, which implies removal of the customs tax of 10% for all goods that are imported from Bosnia and Herzegovina or from Kosovo,” said Adriatik Stavileci, Spokesperson for UNMIK Customs Service. “The goods that should be free of customs tax should have the Certification of Origin Euro.1 or the receipt declaration. UNMIK Customs Service has concluded all preparations for applying this agreement.