The Committee on Trade Facilitation addresses issues related to the facilitation of regional trade in CEFTA with a view to reducing costs caused by inefficient clearance procedures, while ensuring that ever increasing requirements for safety and security measures in international and regional supply chains are met.  Its official Terms of Reference are set out in Annex 1 of JC Decision 1/2015  The Committee is chaired by the current Chair-in-Office.  It comprises high-level officials from ministries responsible for trade and the Chairs of the Subcommittees on Agriculture and Customs and Rules of Origin.  It reports to the Joint Committee.