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Border Turkey / Iran closed due to Corona Virus

Head of Bazargan Customs House Sadeq Namdar told IRNA that despite an agreement with Turkish officials to undertake health controls and allow movement of passengers and vehicles, the country closed…

Changes in dual-use regulations: How do I know if my product requires authorization?

There are stricter export regulation for goods that, by design, can be used for both military and civilian purposes. Careful examination is absolutely essential! Violations can lead to severe penalties…

World Exposition 2020 in Dubai, UAE is forthcoming

The next World Expo, an event held once every 5 years, will run between 20 October 2020 and 10 April 2021 in Dubai under the theme, “Connecting Minds, Creating the…

You’ve managed to import manufacturing equipment to Russia. Now how do you get spare parts into the country on a regular basis?

»Deliveries of spare parts to Russia are just as complex as the import of machinery and equipment. We are happy to take care of the customs clearance, certification, intermediate storage…

EAC – What you need to get your product certified for Eurasian distribution

»Ongoing changes in the legal landscape as well as variable requirements, depending on the import project, make an individual approach to obtaining proof of conformity necessary. Our local experts develop…

Efficient export controls are legally binding for exporters. These are the specifications for your company.

“At Condor, we have extensive experience in efficient export control and ICP systems, and are happy to help you develop a functional compliance program for your business.” MAG. ANDREAS GFRERER,…

A logistical challenge: Presenting Austrian specialties at the Figure Skating Championships in Minsk!

As next year’s host city, Graz hoped to score with the crowd at the European Figure Skating Championships in Minsk by offering authentic Styrian specialties. But, considering the numerous customs-related…

Ready for Brexit !

“Condor is ready for Brexit.” ANDREAS GFRERER, CONDOR SALZBURG

Document Courier Service to Iran

“With our document shipping and express service we close the gap that has arisen following the withdrawal of international courier services due to sanctions.” Samira Ahmadi, Condor Salzburg

Austria ranks among best in international logistics!

„In Austria, we have conditions in place that enable us to offer high-quality, reliable logistics services to our customers. This acknowledgment and recognition on an international scale is well-deserved.“ Andreas…

How Europe hopes to circumvent Trump’s Iran sanctions

The EU wants to solve the trade problem with Iran by setting up a special purpose vehicle, which would act as a swap exchange – and thus save the nuclear…

Full throttle through the desert! But first, how does the rally car even get to Kazakhstan?

Congratulations to team Hunt / Delaunay for an excellent 7th place! Stephane Robineau, Condor Nantes und Alexander Bolschakov, Condor Moscow

Incoterms 2020 – The relevant updates for your business!

The ICC, the International Chamber of Commerce, recently released the highly anticipated Incoterms 2020. A handful of updates are key. A little background information before we get started: The Incoterms…

Trailer types

Tilt-trailer Dimensions: 13,60×2,48×2,67m Volume:  90 m³ Max Weight  24.500 kg Palettes:  33 Tautliner (Curtainsider) Dimensions: 13,60 x 2,50 x 2,65 m Volume:  90 m³ Max Weight  24.500 kg Palettes:  33 Mega-trailer…

Ukraine: New Groupage Service!

»The export volume to the Ukraine as well as customer requirements for this route have risen sharply in recent months. With our improved cargo service in the Ukraine, we live…

Original Beluga caviar from the Caspian Sea? Best if it’s delivered fresh!

“In terms of refrigerated transports, the quality standards regarding transport time and specialty vehicles are constantly increasing. The high-quality reefer fleet and specially trained drivers we work with meet today’s…

Opportunities in Iran: EU exports rise by 56%

“As a result of persisting sanctions and restrictions on payment transactions, trade with Iran continues to be extremely difficult. As your partner on location, we provide solutions for your complex…

The ruble is on a roll!

»Only three percent of surveyed companies assessed the general framework in Russia as reliable. But with our many years of experience and our branch offices on site, we can offer…

Condor is hiring

The Condor transport company has been successfully providing quality transport since 1976 to Europe, the Middle East, the Balkans, Russia and the CIS. Thanks to decades of experience and our…

The new Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU or EEU) Customs Code is finally due to take effect on 1 January2018 


Following a long tug-of-war, Belarusian President Lukashenko has signed the Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko finally agreed to and signed the EAEU Customs Code…

ATA Carnet – The „Passport for Goods“: What is it for and what’s new?

Not all Russian Customs ports accept ATA Carnets. Find the latest list of ports that do here! Starting April 1st, Kazakhstan will accept ATA Carnets Need to get a machine…

How to turn East Siberia’s tallest peak into a hit film.

»In transporting the camera equipment, Condor was tasked with handling all the customs formalities – the perfect chance to put the Condor team’s know-how of complex transport to good use.«…

Driver Handbook

Hier finden Sie die aktuelle Version des Fahrerhandbuches Download Fahrerhandbuch DE Driver’s Handbook EN Руководство для водителя RUS Priručnik za vozače SER Prirucka ridice spedicni firmy CZ Podręcznik kierowcy PL…

The FBL is a document of trust

With sanctions against Iran loosening, the FBL (FIATA Bill of Lading) is moving back into the spotlight. In order to deliver goods by truck to Iran, it is mandatory to…

Negotiations begin between Iran and Russia over ” Green Channel .”

Customs authorities in the Russian Federation and Iran are working on an agreement to organize and simplify their intergovernmental customs procedures. Following political tensions, Russia has sanctioned goods imported from…

Imports into the Eurasian Economic Union will get cheaper, barriers remain.

»The bottom line is that the tariff reductions aren’t relieving the trade situation with Russia. On the contrary, by increasing NTBs, Russia has fallen even further on the Doing Business…

Condor promotional film awarded the Salzburg Prize for Advertising.

»We loved the design and implementation of the advertising concept for our company from the very beginning. All the better, then, to find out the professional world gave it such…

Roadblocks in Russia and Belarus

»This year regulations have again been adopted in Russia and Belarus that specify which roads will be blocked in the spring and from what maximum axle-load and temperature trucks are…

Transport Insurance: Is it really worth it?

Transport insurance provides protection against the financial consequences of damage to goods in cases where the liability of the carriers would be insufficient. Should transported goods get damaged or perish…

Disruption of Road Haulage along Russian Borders

The Ukrainian Government has temporarily blocked Russian road freight transport from entering its territory, in response to Russia’s decision to ban Ukrainian cargo trucks from its borders after Ukrainian nationalists…

Political thaw: New opportunities in Iran

»Not everything is free! Even after Implementation Day, not all exports to, nor business with Iran are allowed. Rather, the Iran sanctions maintain a graduated system of prohibited operations and…

Free Trade Agreement between Russia and Ukraine halted

»The economic rapprochement between Ukraine and the EU prompt a significant cooling of relations between Moscow and Kiev,« Tatiana Kuznetsova, Condor Kazan, Russia

Localizing of Russian Agriculture an Opportunity for European Suppliers

»Russian Government Wants to Subsidize Domestic Agriculture with Billions.« Alexander Bolschakov, Spedition Condor, Moscow

The new Union Customs Code (UCC) of the European Union will apply as of 1 May 2016.

»As a certified AEO F service provider, Condor has fulfilled the highest AEO criteria for years. The more demanding the requirements for security and compliance, the more it calls for…

Serbia: Common transit procedure under EU customs since the 1st of Feb. 2016

»The extension will bring major simplifications for economic operators engaged in trade between Serbia and the EU.« Tomas Cip, Condor Salzburg, Austria

Winter Olympics without a lift?

»Our know-how was required when Doppelmayr wanted to send urgently needed spare parts to Russia just one week before the winter games began.« Condor Salzburg, Austria

With Red Bull Extreme Sailing to Success.

»Ensuring a hassle-free transport of special equipment to Russia can almost be considered craftsmanship.« Andreas Gfrerer, CEO Condor Salzburg, Austria

How do you move a factory to Russia?

»By anticipating and carefully planning the documents that might be necessary, we were effectively able to prevent delays.« Condor, SALZBURG, AUSTRIA

How do instruments go on tour?

»For Bösendorfer, we delivered an antique grand piano to St. Petersburg.From the pick-up to the right paperwork to the transport temperature, everything has got to be perfect. « Pavel Kovalevsky,…

How does the Austrian National Team gear up for a game?

»Condor was even asked by other logistics firms for their expertise to get the camera equipment of several TV stations through Russian customs quickly and securely.« Andrey Gorbulin, Moscow, Russia

How we helped Audi battle the Russian cold.

»The import and export of high technology is no simple task partly because of arms regulations.« Condor, SALZBURG, AUSTRIA

Carnet ATA

„Passports for Goods“ or „Merchandise Passports“ The ATA Carnet is an international customs document that permits the duty-free and tax-free temporary export and import of goods for up to one…

Groupage transports from EU to Russia

Thanks to new distribution centre in Moscow and weekly transports from our consolidation warehouse in Vienna, we are able to guarantee high-quality deliveries to Russia. The goods will be further…

FIATA documents and forms

FIATA Documents and Forms Indeed, more than 30 years ago it was felt by the forwarder profession that they should have our own freight forwarders documents and for this reason…

Economic Operators Registration and Identification number (EORI)

EORI stands for “Economic Operators Registration and Identification number”. Businesses and people wishing to trade must use the EORI number as an identification number in all customs procedures when exchanging…