By provision of the Venezuelan authorities the import of equipment related to cryptocurrency mining must be authorized, says an international shipping company operating in the country.
The day Today it was announced that the shipping company Liberty Express has included processors, RAM cards, hard drives, video cards, power supplies, CPUs, fans, extractors, memories and “Bitcoin machines” in the list of items that do not They can be imported to Venezuela through the international delivery service provided by this company. Liberty Express allows you to ship products and merchandise from Spain, Portugal, Canada, United States, Panama, Peru, Costa Rica, Colombia and others. Nationally, they have 19 branches.
The CriptoNoticias team contacted representatives of the company, who assured that could not provide more information in this regard because the provision came directly from the authorities ] of the Venezuelan Customs. However, the Organic Law of Customs of this country does not include computer equipment or equipment related to the cryptocurrency mining as articles that can not be sent to the national territory.
At the time of writing this article, other companies that are engaged in sending parcels within and outside the country such as DHL, Zoom or Tealca have not added equipment related to cryptocurrency mining among products that can not be imported.
The National Association of Cryptocurrencies added a tweet weeks ago stating that it is “ indispensable to request authorization ” from the Superintendence of Cryptoactives of Venezuela before importing equipment related to cryptocurrency mining: