The customs administration of Samarkand region was established on August 10, 1992.
There are customs border posts “Samarkand Airport” and “Jartepa”, customs posts of Foreign Economic Activity “Samarkand” and “Ulugbek”.(FEA)
The total number of FEA participants engaged in export-import operations through Samarkand region customs posts is 1,122.
Nowadays, there are 22 "open" and 10 "closed" types of customs warehouses in the region. In these customs warehouses, there are all conditions for storage of the goods belonging to entrepreneurs till their release to the free circulation.
There are 26 brokerage firms in the region. Export cooperation with more than 35 countries - Russia, Kazakhstan, China, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Vietnam, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Tajikistan and Iraq - settled down by entrepreneurs using all facilities set for export operations in customs area.
Goods for export were transported by railway 54,194,13 tons and 84,053,39 tons in motor vehicles.
There are also 11 parkings on the territory of the region, intended for parking of foreign cars.
In pursuance of the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated October 5, 2016 # PD-4848 at the Customs Administration of Samarkand region from November 26, 2016 The Council of public consulting, with participation of representatives of business entities and entrepreneurship associations, has been established for consideration and timely elimination of problematic issues between business entities and customs authorities, support entrepreneurship, protection of rights and interests, and for the purpose of improvement customs regulations.