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Posts tagged with "Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act of 2016"

3 criminal raps lodged against alleged smugglers, customs personnel

3 criminal raps lodged against alleged smugglers, customs personnel

Oct. 21 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has filed three smuggling cases against importers, customs brokers, and customs personnel for misdeclaration and illegal importation of gun parts and ammunition. The first criminal case was filed before the Department of Justice...

Smuggling of P16M in imported red onions foiled at MICP

Smuggling of P16M in imported red onions foiled at MICP

Sep. 22 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has seized P16 million worth of red onions smuggled into Manila International Container Port (MICP) from China. Acting on the directive of Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña to issue alert orders on all incoming shipments...

BOC probe yields P12M shipment  of misdeclared onions at Manila port

BOC probe yields P12M shipment of misdeclared onions at Manila port

Sep. 9 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has intercepted six forty-foot equivalent units of containers carrying misdeclared onions worth an estimated P12 million at the Manila International Container Port (MICP). BOC X-ray Inspection Project (XIP) chief Atty. Zsae...

Suspects in P11M onion smuggling case charged

Suspects in P11M onion smuggling case charged

Jul. 8 | Charges were recently filed by the Bureau of Customs against importers of six 40-foot reefer containers containing onions misdeclared as fresh apples. Photo from the BOC. The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has filed before the Department of Justice...

Importers slapped with undervaluation, agri smuggling charges

Importers slapped with undervaluation, agri smuggling charges

Mar. 28 | Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña (center) with Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II (right) at the press conference after the filing of smuggling charges against two importers. With them are the Bureau’s Action Team Against Smugglers executive...

CCBI: Anti-Agri Smuggling Act IRR needs revision

CCBI: Anti-Agri Smuggling Act IRR needs revision

Jul. 26 | The Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc. (CCBI) is asking the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) to amend a customs order implementing the Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act of 2016 to correct a definition that it claims effectively disenfranchises and outlaws...

Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act IRR takes effect in June

Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act IRR takes effect in June

May. 21 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has released the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the Anti-Agricultural Smuggling Act of 2016, which takes effect on June 1. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon...

New task force eyes zero rice smuggling in PH

New task force eyes zero rice smuggling in PH

Jan. 19 | At the media briefing announcing the task force designed to prevent rice smuggling, from left, Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco, Jr., and National Food Authority administrator Jason Aquino. An inter-agency task force...