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BOC reaffirms order on non-entry of empties in Manila ports without special permit

BOC reaffirms order on non-entry of empties in Manila ports without special permit

Jul. 6 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued a reminder that empty containers without a special permit to load (SPTL) may not enter the ports of Manila. In a memorandum dated June 25, deputy commissioner of Assessment and...

JAO regulating foreign carriers’ charges out in a week or two—DTI chief

JAO regulating foreign carriers’ charges out in a week or two—DTI chief

Jun. 23 | Image by Maritime_Filming_UK from Pixabay The joint administrative order (JAO) that will regulate local charges imposed by international shipping lines servicing the Philippines will be out in one or two weeks, according to Trade and Industry Secretary...

Joint order on foreign liners’ fees soon signed

Joint order on foreign liners’ fees soon signed

May. 1 | Image by aymane jdidi from Pixabay The draft joint administrative order (JAO) that will regulate local charges imposed by international shipping lines operating in the Philippines and provide measures to address port congestion is in the “final stage...

BOC-MICP targets swift resolution of over 1,200 pending legal cases

BOC-MICP targets swift resolution of over 1,200 pending legal cases

Apr. 24 | Image by Pettycon from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Manila International Container Port (MICP) aims to dispose of 1,236 cases pending with its Law Division and is implementing systems to expedite the release of decisions on seizure, forfeiture,...

BOC: No more congestion at Manila ports

BOC: No more congestion at Manila ports

Apr. 15 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The problem of congestion at the Port of Manila (POM) and Manila International Container Port (MICP) has been checked as of April, according to the Bureau of Customs (BOC). Yard utilization at POM and MICP has declined...

BOC places resin imports on alert after P1.8B shabu haul

BOC places resin imports on alert after P1.8B shabu haul

Mar. 29 | All containerized shipments declared as resin will be placed under a Bureau of Customs alert order. This, after P18 billion worth of methamphetamine declared as resin was recently seized at the Manila International Container Port. Image by Michael Gaida...

BOC-MICP expedites inspection of overstaying containers

BOC-MICP expedites inspection of overstaying containers

Mar. 22 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has finished inspecting 412 overstaying containers at the Manila International Container Port (MICP), part of efforts to free up space and improve efficiency at the port, a March 20 statement...

CYs remain congested but new depots being constructed

CYs remain congested but new depots being constructed

Mar. 16 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay More container yards (CY) are being built to accommodate more empty containers as existing and new depots in Metro Manila and nearby areas remain congested, according to the Container Depot Alliance of the Philippines...

BOC chief: Yard utilization at Manila ports now ideal

BOC chief: Yard utilization at Manila ports now ideal

Mar. 10 | Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero at the Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc national convention last week Manila’s international container terminals are no longer congested as yard utilization has gone down to ideal levels, according to Customs...

BOC prohibits return of empty containers at Manila ports

BOC prohibits return of empty containers at Manila ports

Mar. 7 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is temporarily disallowing return of empty containers at the Port of Manila (POM) and Manila International Container Port (MICP) to address port congestion. Only empty containers covered by a Special Permit to Load (SPTL) will...