The Azerbaijan Customs Committee will sign a memorandum with IBM to use blockchain technology in customs procedures

According to Trend on June 12th, Safar Mehdiyev, chairman of the National Customs Committee of Azerbaijan, said at the World Customs Organization (WCO) IT/TI meeting that the committee will sign a memorandum with IBM on June 13 to begin customs formalities. Use blockchain technology. Safar Mehdiyev said that this year plans to introduce these technologies into all types of cargo transportation. He pointed out that the application of these technologies would allow container shipping information to be sent to the database. In addition, Azerbaijan is working to develop agreements with countries on bilateral cooperation in the use of blockchain technology. “In this direction, we are implementing a project with Ukraine with the support of Georgia and Moldova.”