Transgroup founded, an office is opened in Vostochny Port. 2 employees. Main area of expertise — Customs Clearance for goods from Japan: water, auto and moto vehicles, spare parts, and foodstuff. And export services for deliverty to Japan: wood and saw-timber. In 2008 the Russian government imposes the barrier fees to support the domestic car manufacturers. As a result, the import from Japan significantly decreased, and that affected the company activities.
As the goods turnover with China and the Pacific Rim is increasing, the management decides to stake on this direction. Company successfully works in the in the Far East Customs area. A balanced tariff policy, high-level service and individual approach to each client helps Transgroup continue its successful development and attract new clients. 30 employees. Trnasgroup office opening in Vladivostok. 2012 Transgroup is among TOP 10 biggest companies for Customs Clearance Far East Customs area.
Representative office in Moscow is opened. Transgroup acquires a status of All-Russian Customs broker with no limits on the regions of activity, types of goods, transport methods and customs operations. Improving the technologies we use to provide the customs services, Transgroup participates in an experiment held by the Federal Customs Service, and receives a status of an Authorized Economic Operator. 70 employees. The decree of Federal Customs Service No. 280 issued in February 2016, was like punch in the stomach for the diligent importing companies. During this period Transgroup actively struggles for its clients’ interests in the courts and proves the customs value of imported goods while adhering the customs clearance deadlines.
Transgroup has successfully overcome another crisis, and kept the traffic volume for the key clients. In 2018 a new Customs Code comes into force. Customs brokers and Authorized Economic Operators will face new opportunities in the customs services.