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PPA requires customs brokers to submit request for accreditation exemption

PPA requires customs brokers to submit request for accreditation exemption

Oct. 8 | Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is requiring customs brokers to file a request for exemption from PPA’s new accreditation requirement so they can continue to provide brokerage services at ports. Administrative...

CCBI: Duterte proposal to eliminate brokers, examiners “disheartening”

CCBI: Duterte proposal to eliminate brokers, examiners “disheartening”

Sep. 11 | Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc (CCBI) president Adonis Carmona told PortCalls President Rodrigo Duterte’s proposal to do away with customs brokers and examiners from the customs system is “very disheartening and demoralizing” for association members. On...

Duterte proposes elimination of customs brokers, examiners

Duterte proposes elimination of customs brokers, examiners

Sep. 11 | Image by StartupStockPhotos from Pixabay President Rodrigo Duterte is proposing to do away with customs brokers and examiners from the customs system, saying doing so would “cut corruption overnight”. “Ang gusto ko, wala nang brokers (What I want...

PPA requires accreditation for all port service providers

PPA requires accreditation for all port service providers

Jul. 30 | Image by bastiaan from Pixabay Starting August 7, all port service providers, including customs brokers, shipping lines and agent, freight forwarders and truckers, will have to secure accreditation from the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). The new accreditation...

BOC allows non-brokers to register as declarants; brokers cry foul

BOC allows non-brokers to register as declarants; brokers cry foul

Jul. 17 | Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is allowing persons other than the customs broker to file an application for accreditation and obtain a certificate of accreditation as declarant from the agency. Customs Memorandum Order (CMO)...

Gov’t moves to solve empty container return problem; groups shun planned truck holiday

Gov’t moves to solve empty container return problem; groups shun planned truck holiday

Nov. 14 | (Clockwise, from right) Philippine Ports Authority general manager Atty Jay Daniel Santiago, Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero and Department of Transportation OIC-undersecretary for Maritime Fernando Juan Perez meet on Nov 14 to coordinate government...

BOC seeks more private sector input on advanced manifest system

BOC seeks more private sector input on advanced manifest system

Jul. 6 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is asking the private sector for more inputs on the implementation of the currently suspended advanced manifest system (AMS), Assessment and Operations Coordinating Group (AOCG) deputy commissioner Atty. Edward James Dy Buco...

BOC puts on hold advance submission of cargo manifest to AMS

BOC puts on hold advance submission of cargo manifest to AMS

May. 31 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has suspended the implementation of Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) No. 06-2018, which requires the electronic submission of cargo manifest to the agency’s new Advanced Manifest System (AMS). Customs Commissioner...

IFCBA to conduct world meet in Manila on customs best practices

IFCBA to conduct world meet in Manila on customs best practices

May. 27 | This year’s International Federation of Customs Brokers Associations (IFCBA) World Conference to be held in Manila on May 29-31, 2018 focuses on the impact of current events in international and local trade on customs brokers and their allied stakeholders. Themed...

CCBI seeks deferment of BOC advance e-manifest submission order

CCBI seeks deferment of BOC advance e-manifest submission order

May. 23 | The Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc. (CCBI) is asking the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to hold the adoption of the advance submission of cargo manifest to the new Advanced Manifest System (AMS) until all implementation issues have been resolved. In a letter...