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Monthly Archives: May, 2011

First-quarter cargo throughput down 4%

PHILIPPINE cargo volume declined 4.34% in the first three months of the year to 36.47 million metric tons (mmt) from 38.12 mmt in the...

SMC Shipping buys shares in Cebu shipyard

A unit of San Miguel Corp (SMC), SMC Shipping and Lighterage Corp, has bought a majority stake in Keppel Cebu Shipyard Land, Inc (KCSLI)...

Automated transshipment entry system starts June 1

THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) will start imposing on June 1 the automated transshipment entry system in all ports nationwide. This was decided after...

March imports up 21%

PHILIPPINE imports in March rose 21.2% to $5.523 billion from $4.556 billion in the same month last year, according to the National Statistics Office. March...

AAPA airlines welcome return to profitability in ’10

MEMBER airlines of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) posted a record $9.5 billion in net profits in 2010 from a net loss...

Customs Demand Letters

IN the past months, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has been filing criminal complaints on a weekly basis against alleged erring importers. Previously, BOC...

3 major Customs policies up for implementation

THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) is set to impose in the next three weeks three major policies under its electronic-to-mobile (e2m) project. These are the...

Overhaul of x-ray procedures in order, say truckers

THE Confederation of Truckers Association of the Philippines (CTAP) is calling for a review of x-ray scanning procedures conducted by the Bureau of Customs...

Jun 6 start of e-filing of motor vehicle import certificate at BOI

THE Board of Investments (BOI) will require companies registered under the Motor Vehicle Development Program (MVDP) to electronically file their certificate of authority to...

Pay Piatco $175M, Pasay court tells gov’t

The Philippine government should pay the Philippine International Airport Terminals Co Inc (Piatco) US$175 million as just compensation for the takeover of the Ninoy...

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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...