It was mandatory to announce the ID number of imported cars at the time of declaration
It was mandatory to announce the ID number of imported cars at the time of declaration. Iran Customs announced the non-clearance of vehicles whose identification numbers do not correspond to the documents and physical inspection of the vehicle.
According to ISNA, according to the decision of the Trade Development Organization, car importers must announce the vehicle identification number (VIN) of their vehicles at the time of filing the declaration. At the time of filing the declaration in the EPL. On the other hand, the Iranian Customs has also notified the executive customs that a file containing this information should be taken that the mentioned information is sent to the Trade Development Organization through the information exchange mechanism (web service).
Therefore, if the number and identification numbers announced by the importer do not match the documents and physical inspection of the vehicles, it will not be possible to clear the vehicle.
The full text of the section of the Iranian Customs to the executive customs of the country is as follows:
“While sending the photo letter No. 95/210/69160 dated February 6, 2017 to the Export and Import Regulations Office regarding the impossibility of clearance and numbering of the car in case of non-compliance of VIN with the documents and physical inspection of the car, attached to the picture of the minutes of the meeting Iran Trade regarding the manner of accepting the registration of car orders will be sent and announced in accordance with paragraph 2 of the minutes:
1. Owners of the goods are obliged to provide the file containing the VIN numbers when preparing the declaration in the EPL. The mentioned numbers and numbers must correspond to the number of vehicles declared and the numbers mentioned in the relevant documents.
2. The mentioned information is sent to the Trade Development Organization through the information exchange mechanism (web service).
3. The Trade Development Organization is obliged to carry out internal control processes and send approval to the mentioned information through the information exchange mechanism (web service) to this organization. ”