Representatives of BCP from southern countries of Network: Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece and Romania have met in Alexandropoulis on 13-14 of November. The meeting was opened by Head of CELBET, Mr. Jyrki Linna. He highlighted that “even if BCP has modern, expensive and very effective equipment, without people who know how to use it – the equipment is useless”. Director of Customs Office of Kipi, Mr. Grigoriou Athanasios also attended the meeting.
Leaders’ presentations and workshops on areas related to BCP management and customs control issues took place on the first day of the network meeting.
Border crossing point in Kipi, located at the border between Greece and Turkey, was visited on second day. Participants could see the BCP infrastructure and observe the customs control procedures.