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Manila international ports see surge in online payment

100% of Manila International Container Terminal users and 60% of Manila South Harbor users pay their port charges through online systems 40% of...

BOC clarifies where exporters may seek pre-evaluation for CO issuance

Pre-evaluation of provincial exporters and their export products for certificate of origin (CO) issuance will still be carried out by the Export Division...

BOC ends extension of validity of expired accreditation

The Bureau of Customs terminated the extension of validity of stakeholders’ accreditation that expired between March 17 and November 16 Under OCOM Memo...

PPA seeks operators for Ormoc, Puerto Princesa ports

The Philippine Ports Authority bidding out 15-year terminal management contracts for the ports of Ormoc and Puerto Princesa using new rules on contract...

Study highlights need for paperless customs environment, aggressive adoption of AEO

Two days is the average time to process import entry in Bureau of Customs-Manila International Container Port, according to a BOC time release...

Digitalization of PH logistics industry long overdue, report finds

The Philippine logistics sector needs to digitize if it is to keep up with the rapidly growing e-commerce industry and address changing customer...

Pre-evaluation of exporters, goods reverts to BOC Export Coordination Division

After it was transferred to the Bureau of Customs Export Division (ED), the function of pre-evaluating exporters and their export products for issuance...

More agencies to join TradeNet in 2021

Two trade regulatory government agencies (TRGA) will link with the new national single window (NSW) TradeNet by yearend; other TRGAs to come on...

PH ports post 6.5% cargo, 15.9% container declines from Jan-Sep

PPA ports registered 6.5% drop in cargo throughput in first nine months compared to the same period last year Container volume down 15.9%...

BOC expands list of general terms in goods declaration subject to cargo exam

Bureau of Customs widened to 300 the list of general terms in goods declaration meriting 100% shipment examination CMO 20-2020 notes the current...

Manila, Batangas ports restart operations

• Manila South Harbor, Manila International Container Terminal, Batangas and Subic ports resume operations Nov 2 as typhoon Rolly weakens Manila South Harbor, Manila International...

DTI warns traders vs going into business with UN-sanctioned entities

DTI’s Strategic Trade Management Office (STMO) has a list of end-users sanctioned by UN that stakeholders should check before making any cross-border trade...

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Industry expert pushes multimodal transport in ASEAN for cost savings

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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...