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BOC Clark destroys smuggled cigarette-making machines

BOC Clark destroys smuggled cigarette-making machines

Nov. 18 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Port of Clark has destroyed several smuggled cigarette-manufacturing machines, fake cigarette master cases, and other packaging materials. Condemned on November 18 were seven cigarette-making machines, one plastic recycling...

Study cautions against ban, regulation of foreign shipping line surcharges

Study cautions against ban, regulation of foreign shipping line surcharges

Nov. 5 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay Instead of an outright ban or regulation of surcharges imposed by international shipping lines, the Philippine government should draft rules to monitor such surcharges, according to a study commissioned by The Wallace...

BOC breaks ground on P23M temporary Manila office

BOC breaks ground on P23M temporary Manila office

Nov. 5 | At the recent groundbreaking for the Bureau of Customs Manila office with Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero (seated, center) in attendance. Photo from the BOC. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) broke ground last month on the Manila collection district’s...

BOC Subic exceeds 2019 collection target

BOC Subic exceeds 2019 collection target

Oct. 29 | Port of Subic photo courtesy of Subic Bay International Terminal Corp. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Port of Subic has collected P26.9 billion as of October 25, already surpassing its 2019 revenue collection target of P24.728 billion. BOC Subic, in a statement,...

BOC welcomes PACC probe of corruption at Manila ports

BOC welcomes PACC probe of corruption at Manila ports

Oct. 26 | Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) said it supports the ongoing investigation into corruption at the agency by the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC), which has served subpoenas to Port of Manila and Manila International...

BOC categorizes processes in keeping with ARTA directive

BOC categorizes processes in keeping with ARTA directive

Oct. 23 | Image by Mudassar Iqbal from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is revising its citizen’s charter to comply with the standardized deadline for government transactions under the Ease of Doing Business and Efficient Government Service Delivery (EODB)...

BOC launches Cargo Targeting System; no penalties yet for non-compliance

BOC launches Cargo Targeting System; no penalties yet for non-compliance

Oct. 18 | Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero at the launch of the Cargo Targeting System on Oct 16. Photo from the Bureau of Customs. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) launched on October 16 the Cargo Targeting System (CTS), a World Customs Organization (WCO)...

BOC Davao rolls out online goods declaration verification program

BOC Davao rolls out online goods declaration verification program

Oct. 17 | Effective October 8, the Bureau of Customs-Port of Davao began implementing Goods Declaration Verification System, a web-based queue management system that allows stakeholders to get real-time updates on the status of their goods declaration. Photo from...

BOC authorizes 30% hike in rates of CBWs in NAIA

BOC authorizes 30% hike in rates of CBWs in NAIA

Oct. 15 | New service, storage and other charges of customs bonded warehouses operating in the Ninoy Aquino International Airport complex under Customs Administrative Order 14-2019. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has approved a 30% increase in rates for service, storage,...

PH geared to join ASEAN Single Window by Nov, says DOF

PH geared to join ASEAN Single Window by Nov, says DOF

Oct. 15 | Image by mcmurryjulie from Pixabay The Philippines is expected to join the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Single Window (ASW) before yearend, its participation in the regional initiative expected to provide businesses the benefits of less...