Simplification and acceleration of customs procedures, by avoiding payment of customs deposits;
Once issued, the document can be used in an unlimited number of countries, within one year of the day of its issuance.
The ATA Carnet is used for exportation, importation and transit of:
Exhibits for participation in international fairs, exhibitions, presentations and other similar events;
Professional materials - musical instruments, computer equipment, office equipment, TV, video and cinema equipment, theater and circus stage-property;
Objects of art;
Sports equipment, etc.
The goods, covered by ATA Carnets can be transported by any means of transport, i.e. by airplane, train, car, truck, etc. The only obligatory requirement according to the Convention is the goods to be re-imported in the country in the same state as exported, and within the Carnet’s validity, which cannot surpass one year as of the day of its issuance.