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BOC seizes shabu worth P40.8M at NAIA

BOC seizes shabu worth P40.8M at NAIA

Nov. 8 | Photo from the Bureau of Customs. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has apprehended a passenger at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) for attempting to smuggle into the country six kilograms of methamphetamine hydrochloride, locally known as shabu, with...

BOC Manila intercepts P3.5M in misdeclared pork, other meat products

BOC Manila intercepts P3.5M in misdeclared pork, other meat products

Oct. 29 | Two containers of misdeclared pork and other meat products estimated to be worth P3.5 million have been seized by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) at the Port of Manila. The pork and other meat products were confiscated on October 28 after a 100% physical...

BOC regulations on transit of goods established

BOC regulations on transit of goods established

Oct. 14 | Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued rules on transit of goods in customs territories. Customs Administrative Order (CAO) No. 15-2019 covers the movement within customs territory of foreign goods for outright export,...

BOC intercepts P35M in shabu at NAIA

BOC intercepts P35M in shabu at NAIA

Oct. 1 | Bureau of Customs-Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), and PDEA-Region 3 officials apprehended the suspect in Tarlac City on September 28. Photo from the Bureau of Customs. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) arrested...

BOC confiscates P53M in smuggled agri products

BOC confiscates P53M in smuggled agri products

Sep. 11 | A total of 16 containers, which arrived on August 8 from China, were declared to contain fish balls with total declared duties of P2.543 million. But upon inspection, the shipments were found to contain carrots, onions, broccoli, and potatoes. Photo from...

BOC MICP seizes P24M worth of agri products

BOC MICP seizes P24M worth of agri products

Aug. 8 | The Bureau of Customs-Manila International Container Port (BOC-MICP) on Aug 8 seized five shipments containing misdeclared agricultural products from China worth about P24 million. The shipments arrived at MICP on separate dates last month and were issued...

Binondo raid finds smuggled gadgets, undocumented Chinese nationals

Binondo raid finds smuggled gadgets, undocumented Chinese nationals

Aug. 5 | Operatives from the Bureau of Customs (BOC) have raided a business establishment in Binondo, Manila allegedly selling smuggled high-value electronic products. Discovered in the July 31 raid were electronic devices including those with the brands Apple...

BOC formalizes tracking, control procedures for container movements

BOC formalizes tracking, control procedures for container movements

Jul. 15 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued guidelines and procedures for the monitoring and control of the movement of all containers, whether loaded or empty, at seaports in the Philippines. Customs Administrative Order...

BOC stands firm on legality of collecting additional tariff on deboned meat

BOC stands firm on legality of collecting additional tariff on deboned meat

Jul. 6 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) maintained its position that the retroactive collection of additional 35% tariff on imported mechanically deboned meat (MDM) is legal. The statement was issued after the Meat Importers and Traders Association (MITA) decried...

BOC seizes printing machines for fake cigarette labels

BOC seizes printing machines for fake cigarette labels

Jun. 27 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has seized machines used to print fake cigarette labels/packaging in Valenzuela City and arrested five Chinese nationals and a Filipino suspected of involvement in the activity. On June 25, 2019, combined forces from the BOC...