The Eurasian Economic Union Customs’ Administration Mechanism in the Digital Era
Purpose: The aim of the article is to identify the prospects for the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) customs regulation mechanism in digital transformation following the global trend. Design/Methodology/Approach: For the purpose of determining priorities for the EEU customs mechanism digitization, it is necessary to define the regulatory framework on which the digitalization process is based, to analyze the customs’ regulation sphere digitization direction in the member states of the EEU and to formulate the priorities for improving the EEU customs’ regulation mechanism on the information and communication technologies. Findings: EEU customs’ regulation mechanism digitization key areas have been identified, based on the provisions of the EEU’s Digital Agenda and the Declaration on further development of integration processes within the Union. Practical implications: The results can be implemented in the Eurasian Economic Commission management practice, the EEU member states customs’ authorities in order to improve the customs regulation mechanism. Originality/Value: The main contribution of this study is to identify the differences in the customs regulation sphere digitization processes in the EEU member states and to identify the areas for implementing a unified strategy.