On September 24-25, 2012 the second meeting of the Working Group of Experts of Customs Administrations of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey was held in Istanbul. The delegation of Ukraine was headed by Chairman of the State Customs Service of Ukraine Ihor KALETNIK. The Turkish delegation was led by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Customs and Trade of the Republic of Turkey Ziya ALTUNYALDIZ.
The sides discussed actual issues of bilateral cooperation in customs sphere. As a result of the negotiations of the heads of customs services of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey the Plan of Joint Customs Operation against Smuggling of Drugs, Psychotropic Substances, Precursors and Cigarettes was signed.