$ 7 million investment by the Japanese to equip Iran’s customs with X-ray machines
The Japanese invested $ 7 million to equip Iran’s customs with X-ray machines, Karbasian added: Has allocated $ 1 million in free loans to customs to buy an X-ray machine.
He continued: “Fortunately, in addition to the exorcism, other equipment has been used for control in customs and the Islamic Republic of Iran has the most exorcism devices in the whole region and even in Asian countries because we are present in an area that’s due to security in the neighborhood and the need for control.” Transit, this requires us to move towards more control and supervision.
Dr. Karbasian, noting that sniffer dogs, GPS, RFID and risk management are used in the discussion of customs supervision, noted: So far, two X-ray machines have been installed in Shahid Rajaei Customs and in the future a new X-ray machine with High speed daily assessment of 1200 containers per day will be installed in this important customs.
Noting that the new X-rays will be installed and commissioned with the cooperation of the private sector, he added: “Fortunately, we were able to sign an agreement with the Ministry of Defense to use the facilities of the defense industry to build 5 X-rays for the Iranian customs.” These devices are equipped with the most advanced technology, which in the past could not be purchased for us or could only be imported to Iran from a specific country, but now we have been able to make these devices in the country, and this is an honor for us.
He continued: “Now a memorandum of understanding has been signed between us and the Ministry of Defense and its contract is in the final stage.” This is a national event and we are happy. Iran’s customs will also support the construction of these devices by the Ministry of Defense, and we will provide the necessary assistance to them, and we are honored to have such a product contracted with a domestic manufacturer.
The Director General of Iran’s Customs continued: “Customs deals with violations, but we do not want to address the organizations and the country’s capital with words.” The country has been positive and I hope this trend will continue, he added: “From the first of the year to February 12, the country’s imports amounted to 37 billion dollars, equivalent to three percent growth, and exports to 38 billion dollars, which was 9 percent.”
Regarding some rumors about the arrest of a number of Hormozgan customs officers by the police, he said: “I do not know anyone who is an expert has said such a thing, because if there is a violation in the customs, it will be discovered and all these discoveries will be made with the help of police and customs.” have been.
Karbasian, stating that the highest volume of imports in the country is from Shahid Rajaei port with a statistics of 60% and if there is a violation, due to the high volume, the violation will occur more in this strategic port than elsewhere, he added: All organs work In this way, they have given the equivalent of one violation that the customs investigated, that is, it was not equivalent to 3 trillion.
He continued: “Customs deals with violations, but we do not want to address the organizations and the capital of the country with words, and if there is a case, it will be discovered and smuggled and dealt with all over the world.”