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BOC officially receives xray machines donated by China

BOC officially receives xray machines donated by China

Jan. 24 | China has officially turned over to the Bureau of Customs (BOC) its donation of four mobile container vehicle inspection systems and two computerized tomography (CT) scan inspection systems. The inspection systems, which were handed over on January 21,...

BOC donates over 5,700 boxes of seized goods for Taal evacuees

BOC donates over 5,700 boxes of seized goods for Taal evacuees

Jan. 24 | Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Port of Manila donates forfeited canned goods to the Department of Social Welfare and Development on January 22, 2020. Photo from BOC. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has handed over thousands of boxes of sausages seized two years...

7 House bills push for CMTA amendment

7 House bills push for CMTA amendment

Jan. 23 | Seven bills have been filed in the House of Representatives (HOR), six of which seek to amend certain sections of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA) to support the improvement and modernization of the Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) processes,...

BOC post-audit group collects P2B in 2019; fuel firms among next auditees

BOC post-audit group collects P2B in 2019; fuel firms among next auditees

Jan. 23 | Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Post-Clearance Audit Group (PCAG) collected P2.051 billion in 2019 all as a result of the Prior Disclosure Program (PDP). This year it aims to collect double that amount as it prepares to...

Nueva Ecija warehouse raid yields equipment, P1B in fake cigarette brands

Nueva Ecija warehouse raid yields equipment, P1B in fake cigarette brands

Jan. 21 | Cigarette-making machines and other equipment believed to be used in making counterfeit cigarettes inside a warehouse raided by BOC on January 18. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has raided a warehouse in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija suspected of being a base for...

BOC: Confining agri imports to a few ports workable

BOC: Confining agri imports to a few ports workable

Jan. 21 | Image by EFAFLEX_Schnelllauftore from Pixabay The Department of Agriculture’s (DA) plan to limit importation of agricultural products through only five ports in the Philippines to ensure proper inspection is possible as long as dedicated examination...

BOC’s review findings on suspended NVVS released by end-Jan

BOC’s review findings on suspended NVVS released by end-Jan

Jan. 21 | During the launch of BOC’s new computer projects, including the National Value Verification System, in June 2019. Photo courtesy of BOC. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is aiming to complete review of the National Value Verification System (NVVS) and...

BOC revenue collection target for 2020 higher by 11.6%

BOC revenue collection target for 2020 higher by 11.6%

Jan. 20 | Image by Tumisu from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has been assigned its performance targets for 2020, including an 11.6% increase in revenue collection, as it received an approved budget of P2.448 billion, 6.5% less than its P2.617-billion budget...

BOC reorganization plan to prompt office, operations shakeup

BOC reorganization plan to prompt office, operations shakeup

Jan. 15 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is proposing a restructuring of its organization to streamline functions of its offices. The proposal is pending review at the Department of Budget and Management, BOC assistant commissioner and spokesperson Atty. Vincent Philip...

Customs collection falls 7% behind target for 2019

Customs collection falls 7% behind target for 2019

Jan. 15 | Image by 15299 from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has collected P630.571 billion in revenue in 2019, or 6.3% higher than the P593 billion earned in 2018 but 6.9% lower than the P677-billion target for the year. The 2019 revenue collection is net...