• Enhance trade facilitation in customs by simplifying customs procedures, expanding the Green Lane to cover all ASEAN products and implementing an ASEAN harmonised Tariff Nomenclature by the year 2000
  • Promote transparency, consistency and uniformity in the classification of goods traded within ASEAN and enhance trade facilitation through the provision of facilities for obtaining pre-entry classification rulings /decisions at national and regional levels by the year 2003
  • Promote the use of transparent, consistent and uniform valuation methods and rulings through the implementation of the WTO Valuation Agreement by the year 2000
  • Operationalise and strengthen regional guidelines on mutual assistance by the year 2003 to ensure the proper application of customs laws, within the competence of the customs administrations and subject to their national laws
  • Fully operationalise the ASEAN Customs Training Network by the year 2000
  • Undertake customs reform and modernisation, in particular to implement risk management and post-importation audit by the year 2003.