It is internationally recognized document for cargoes produced and sold from the EEC.  This document confirms the goods export. The supplier gets acknowledgment of his goods export from the territory of the EEC when this European Declaration is stamped (in case of forwarding cargo from transit warehouse). This procedure allows the goods buyer to avoid the European VAT payment for the goods. EX-1 Declaration should accompany the cargoes of European origin, which are further forwarded from a transit warehouse outside the EEC. Declaration EX -1 is executed by  supplier/supplier’s agent or carrier/freight forwarder who have an appropriate license for execute these operations. Declaration EX-1 should be stamped at customs office of departure.