The establishment of the first crossing of custom between Baghdad and Erbil (Details)
13-08-2016 07:55 PM Hits: 593

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The Iraqi government announced its intention to set up the first official crossing of custom is separated from the province of Kurdistan, in the coming period, to control the flow of goods between the center and the region, after growing differences between the parties.

The sources confirmed in a press statement, that the new terminal will be located in the village of 'Azim' south of Kirkuk.

The sources stressed , who declined to be named, that the side effects of these customs gate, will cause catastrophic consequences for the Kurdish economy, especially in trade with Iran, as traders would prefer to transit directly to the south of Iraq, rather than north and afford to pay taxes twice.