International Customs Day in 2023: When, Why, and Everything You Need to Know
Here is all the information you want on the date, origin, importance, and other specifics of International Customs Day in 2023.
Web Desk for India Today International Customs Day is a major day that is honored globally on the anniversary of the 74th Republic Day. The day falls on January 26 each year. It is when everyone in the globe is aware of the function and value of customs agencies. The day honors the commitment of the authorities as well as their difficult working circumstances. The agencies are crucial to the efficient movement of products across borders.
INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMS DAY 2023: HISTORY
The Customs Cooperation Council was the first organization to officially recognize the day, which was initially established in 1953. (CCC). In Belgium's capital city of Brussels, the session was opened.
Then delegates from 17 different European nations showed up. CCC later changed its name to World Customs Organization in 1994. (WCO). WCO now has 182 member nations from across the globe.