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PH customs brokers seek deferment of e-submission of air manifest

PH customs brokers seek deferment of e-submission of air manifest

Jun. 21 | The Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc is requesting the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) to defer the strict implementation of the “switch-on” mode for the electronic submission of airfreight manifests, noting it has led to delays in customs clearance...

Import 101: Frequently Asked Questions

Import 101: Frequently Asked Questions

Apr. 10 | Atty Agaton Teodoro Uvero In recent years e-commerce has grown exponentially, with many offshore purchases now done through online sites. Unfortunately, first-time importers have encountered difficulties when clearing their shipments through customs,...

ICTSI to build $30M Manila-Cavite barge terminal

ICTSI to build $30M Manila-Cavite barge terminal

Dec. 18 | At the recent media conference announcing International Container Terminal Services, Inc’s (ICTSI) plan to construct a barge terminal for shipping containers between Manila and Cavite, from L to R, Orient Freight International, Inc. chairman Monchu...

Projected BOC Automation Initiatives

Projected BOC Automation Initiatives

Nov. 30 | A stakeholder review of draft regulations for strict implementation of the mandatory advance submission of air manifest as well as the proposed submission of PEZA/Freeport electronic export documentation to BOC e2m system is in high gear.   The BOC...

New Developments in e2m AEDS, PEZA, AEDS and Air e-Manifest

New Developments in e2m AEDS, PEZA, AEDS and Air e-Manifest

Jul. 11 | 1st Batch of Successful Electronic Lodgements To e2m AEDS IT’S confirmed! The initial batch of electronic lodgements to e2m Automated Export Declaration System (AEDS) was already made as of last week. I do not want to pre-empt the Bureau of Customs...

CAO 4-2008A – Revised Rules on Importation of Resin

CAO 4-2008A – Revised Rules on Importation of Resin

Aug. 25 | ABOUT two months ago, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) issued an order disallowing the importation of resin through customs bonded warehouses (CBWs). Customs Memorandum Order (CAO) No. 4-2008, resulted from a presidential directive to stop the smuggling of...

Issues on PEZA and Freeport Shipments

Issues on PEZA and Freeport Shipments

Jul. 14 | More commonly known as ‘Free Zones’, PEZA zones and Free Ports (e.g. Clark and Subic) have been under increasing scrutiny from tax and customs authorities due to heightened efforts to raise revenues and due to the perception that free zones are becoming...

Violation of CBW Rules

Violation of CBW Rules

Apr. 7 | Customs Bonded Warehouses, CBWs for short, are presently under increasing scrutiny not only from customs authorities but also from various government task forces. The proposed anti-smuggling bills pending in both houses of Congress have likewise proposed...

Proposed Anti-Smuggling Bills

Proposed Anti-Smuggling Bills

Jan. 14 | There are presently pending bills in Congress (both Senate and House of Representatives) providing for measures to curb smuggling in our customs borders. While many of them are innocently entitled “Anti-Smuggling Act of 2007”, a close reading of the...