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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...

CCBI can stand as witness during physical exam of alerted cargoes—BOC

CCBI can stand as witness during physical exam of alerted cargoes—BOC

Apr. 18 | At the signing of the memorandum of agreement between Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc (CCBI) and the Bureau of Customs, were L to R: CCBI president Atty Ferdinand Nague, Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña and BOC deputy commissioner Natalio Ecarma III....

BOC requires all PH importers to submit a list of importables

BOC requires all PH importers to submit a list of importables

Apr. 4 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is now mandating all Philippine importers to submit a copy of their list of importable items submitted to and approved by the Account Management Office (AMO), the BOC unit that handles the accreditation of importers and customs...

Manila to host IFCBA conference in May

Manila to host IFCBA conference in May

Feb. 20 | Manila will host the International Federation of Customs Brokers Associations (IFCBA) 2018 World Conference on May 28-30, 2018, providing an avenue for customs brokers and allied stakeholders all over the world to address industry concerns. Themed “Redefining...