The capital hosts a major scientific and practical conference on the development of economy and business of our region. Representatives of relevant ministries and departments exchanged views on the matter. Considerable attention is paid to the development of electronic customs and digital technologies. At a meeting of the board of the Customs Committee of the Union State, specialists discussed information interaction, a large block of issues is devoted to the development of a system of risk management analysis and eliminating the differences in applying legislation. The developed approach will facilitate working conditions for both customs and business.