Industry & Commerce TRADE FACILITATION

Improve trade facilitation and revenue collection efficiency at Beitbridge Port of Entry

Budget Policy Statement 2018 December 7, 2017
Achieved
Jun 2018

ZIMRA upgrades Asycuda

http://manicapost.co.zw June 21, 2018

ZIMRA has completed the first phase of an upgrade on the Automated System for Customs Data (Asycuda) to avoid a recurrence of the disturbances which occurred in December last year when the internet-based customs data processing system went down, resulting in losses worth millions of dollars.

Jun 2018

Shape up, minister tells Zimra

www.newsday.co.zw June 21, 2018

Manicaland Provincial Affairs minister Monica Mutsvangwa has told the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) to up its game in facilitating trade and travel at various ports of entry so that government can collect enough revenue to sustain the economy.

Jan 2018

Zimra boob costs Govt $20m revenue

www.herald.co.zw January 22, 2018

Gov't lost an estimated $20 million in revenue from commercial cargo entering the country through Beitbridge border post due to a collapse of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority’s (zimra) Automated System for Customs Data, it has emerged. This was revealed by Finance and Economic Planning Deputy Minister Terrence Mukupe after a surprise visit to Beitbridge border post yesterday.