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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...

Full automation tops BOC’s 10-point priority list for 2020

Full automation tops BOC’s 10-point priority list for 2020

Jan. 14 | Image from Pixabay. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has identified 10 priority initiatives for 2020, including full automation of frontline services and enhancement of trade facilitation. Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero, in a media briefing on...

Customs commissioner facing replacement?

Customs commissioner facing replacement?

Jan. 10 | Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero said he has not received any guidance from Malacañang nor the Department of Finance (DOF) regarding his alleged replacement as head of the Bureau of Customs (BOC). A Manila Times news article published on January...

BOC mulls NVVS suspension after House recommendation

BOC mulls NVVS suspension after House recommendation

Dec. 10 | Image from Pixabay. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is reviewing its National Value Verification System (NVVS) and mulling its suspension as requested by the House of Representatives (HOR) Committee on Ways and Means. “We are seriously looking into the...

Multisectoral body to help elevate BOC services, standards

Multisectoral body to help elevate BOC services, standards

Dec. 10 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has convened a multisectoral council that will provide expert advice on how the agency can achieve its goal of becoming a customs administration of global standards. The Multi-sectoral Governing Council (MSGC) will also assist...

BOC bares rules on compulsory acquisition of undervalued imports

BOC bares rules on compulsory acquisition of undervalued imports

Dec. 7 | Image from Pixabay. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued rules on the Philippine government’s right to acquire undervalued imported goods. Customs Administrative Order (CAO) No. 16-2019, signed by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III on October...

e2m upgraded to include more units of measurement

e2m upgraded to include more units of measurement

Dec. 4 |   Image from Pixabay. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has updated its electronic-to-mobile (e2m) system  to finally include other units of measurement besides kilograms (kg) in establishing the volume of different types of commodities and shipments. This...

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)...

Customs chief, execs face illegal appointment charges

Customs chief, execs face illegal appointment charges

Aug. 2 | Image by succo from Pixabay A number of Bureau of Customs (BOC) officials, including Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero, are facing graft and usurpation charges over the alleged illegal appointment of some officials in the agency. In three separate...

Guerrero: faster accreditation, follow-up system at BOC coming soon

Guerrero: faster accreditation, follow-up system at BOC coming soon

Mar. 11 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) will implement several measures, including streamlining accreditation requirements and introducing a new system for document track and trace, to facilitate trade and promote ease of doing business, said Customs commissioner...