Comoros customs: revenues for the first half of 2019

25-07-2019 11:41
The Central Revenue Department has published the results for the first half of 2019. The financial statements of the first half of 2019 show nine billion seven hundred and ten million francs (9 billion, 710 million KMF) with a realization of 83.12% compared to the objectives fixed by the ministry of Finance , Budget et Banking sector excluding taxes on petroleum products and ordinary rice.

According to the data from the same source, the performance of each Clearance Center in percentage are as follows: Moroni port, 68.65% of revenue, Mutsamudu port, 25.88%, Hahaya Airport, 3.81% and Fomboni port, 1.66%.

Despite the unfavorable revenue conditions due to the cyclone Kenneth and the multiple constraints of the month of Ramadan, customs services have largely fulfilled the objectives set by the 2019 Finance Act.

These performances are the fruit of combined efforts in terms of procedures, legal texts, implementation of computer systems and equipment. However, it is also mainly the result of staff capacity building put in place since June 2016 by the Comoros Customs Directory.

For 2019, the objective is to consolidate the gains and continue to strengthen the reforms for a strong, effective and efficient customs service for the development of our country.



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