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Monthly Archives: November, 2009

IRR on Bulk Cargo Surveyor

SOMETIME September last year, the Department of Finance (DoF) issued CAO 6-2008 which provides for the accreditation of third-party surveyors that will be allowed...

Logistics Industry Concerns for 2010

During the PortCalls Cargo Economics Conference held last October 15, 2009, we made a presentation on the key industry concerns for 2010. We have...

Ship agents wary over 2009/10 prospects

MEMBERS of the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers and Agents (FONASBA) expect to see red ink for 2009 and possibly 2010. Philippine Ship...

Arroyo orders solo run of IAS at MICP, POM by Dec

PRESIDENT Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has ordered the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to fully implement the electronic-to-mobile/import assessment system (e2m/IAS) at the country's two main ports...

Batangas Port sees 5% rise in bulk, breakbulk cargo for 2010

BATANGAS Port operator Asian Terminals, Inc-Batangas (ATI-B) expects a 5% growth in bulk and breakbulk cargo volume next year, following good volumes this year...

PPA income up 7.3% from Jan to July

THE Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) generated revenues amounting to P3.9 billion in the first seven months of the year, 7.31% higher than last year's...

Customs collections dip 18% in first nine months

THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) collected P165.39 billion for the first nine months of the year, 18% less than the target of P201.42 billion...

Nenaco income soars 77%; revenue mix now favors cargo

DOMESTIC shipping firm Negros Navigation Co. (Nenaco) posted a net income of P203.2 million for the first nine months of 2009, up 77% against...

Compulsory cargo weighing in effect at Manila ports

THE Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has ordered the mandatory weighing of cargoes at the country's top two ports, the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT)...

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BOC-NAIA seizes 28 kilos of rare agarwood worth P2.4M

  Bureau of Customs intercepted in Pasay City three packages containing 28 kilos of agarwood with an estimated street value of P2.4 million All...

Industry expert pushes multimodal transport in ASEAN for cost savings

Multimodal transportation offers reduced costs, saves time and improves shipment monitoring during transit Dealing with customs transit/transshipment procedures of countries a multimodal transport challenge Multimodal...

PH, Indonesia to ink Halal trade deal

The Philippines and Indonesia are set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Halal cooperation that will facilitate trade of Halal-certified goods...

Bellyhold shortage hampers Asia’s air cargo market recovery

Regional carriers transported 13% less cargo in October year-on-year even as global business conditions continued to improve Air cargo traffic held back by...