Meeting with the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments on Digitizing Armenia's Certificate of Origin
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25 January 2019 - A discussion on the current stage of "Digitising Armenia's Certificate of Origin" project and presentation on the proposed e-CO issuance system took place at the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments of the Republic of Armenia.
The overall objective of the project, financed by the EBRD, is to support the Armenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) in digitalising the issuance of Certificates of Origin for exporters. ERDSC was responsible for the implementation of the first stage of the project, which included analysis of the current procedures of issuing COs for agricultural and non-agricultural products, analysis of international best practice on digitalization of certificates of origin and provision of relevant recommendations for development of a digital certificate of origin issuance system, taking into consideration the Armenian context.
The Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Investments, Executive Director of the CCI of Armenia and other representatives of the ministry got acquainted with the functionalities of the proposed system and expected simplification of business processes. The activities implemented by ERDSC were highly appreciated by both partners. The Deputy Minister assured that the Ministry is ready to assist in the implementation of this initiative. For the more detailed information about the event please open the following link