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BOC Cebu gets new x-ray machine

BOC Cebu gets new x-ray machine

Jun. 23 | Inauguration and blessing ceremony of the newly-installed x-ray machine on June 22 led by BOC Cebu district collector Atty. Charlito Martin R. Mendoza together with Cebu Port Authority-Port Management Office port manager Engr. Rene Antonio P. Bacon, Oriental...

BOC Port of Cebu building project moves forward

BOC Port of Cebu building project moves forward

May. 18 | Bureau of Customs Port of Cebu acting district collector Atty. Charlito Martin R. Mendoza (left) and Cebu Port Authority general manager Leonilo E. Miole signed on May 15 the Contract of Usufruct allowing BOC Port of Cebu free use of a lot on which a...

Cebu ports rack up 34% cargo growth from Jan-Sept

Cebu ports rack up 34% cargo growth from Jan-Sept

Oct. 31 | Cebu ports handled 44.120 million metric tons (mt) of cargoes in the first nine months of 2019, up 34.4% from the 32.819 million mt recorded in the same period last year, data from the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed. Of the total, domestic cargoes accounted...

Port of Cebu cargo-handling charges rise 5% from Oct 19

Port of Cebu cargo-handling charges rise 5% from Oct 19

Oct. 18 | In the first quarter of 2019, Cebu port handled 102,282 twenty-equivalent units, a 19.6% growth from 85,521 TEUs in the same period last year. Phto from cargo-handling operator Oriental Port and Allied Services Corp. The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) began...

Transport industry stalwarts gather for Visayas, Mindanao shipping conferences on Aug 2-3

Transport industry stalwarts gather for Visayas, Mindanao shipping conferences on Aug 2-3

Jul. 24 | Shipping and customs stakeholders are set to convene at the 2nd Visayas Shipping Conference 2018 and 3rd Mindanao Shipping Conference 2018 to discuss trade prospects and share updates on infrastructure and policies affecting the industry. Organized jointly...

BOC seizes jet skis, Porsche at Cebu port

BOC seizes jet skis, Porsche at Cebu port

Apr. 8 | The brand-new jet skis were shipped from the United States to the Port of Cebu in a 40-footer declared to hold used personal effects. Photo courtesy of Bureau of Customs. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) recently seized two undeclared brand-new Kawasaki jet...

PCG launches first Vessel Traffic Management System in Cebu

PCG launches first Vessel Traffic Management System in Cebu

Feb. 18 | Photo from www.coastguard.gov.ph The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has inaugurated the Philippine Coast Guard’s (PCG) first Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS) in Cebu that is expected to enhance the maritime traffic accident prevention capability...

Cebu port revises rules on free storage period extension for cargoes

Cebu port revises rules on free storage period extension for cargoes

Sep. 20 | The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) has revised the guidelines for granting an extension of the free storage period for cargoes at the Port of Cebu. The revised guidelines, an update on the 1998 rules, seek to enhance port operations, maximize port utilization,...

Cebu port cargo volume up 21% in first semester

Cebu port cargo volume up 21% in first semester

Sep. 7 | In the first half of the year, throughput at the Cebu port rose 21.3% to 20.625 million metric tons. The Port of Cebu hummed with activity in the first six months of 2015, registering healthy growth in overall cargo volume, box traffic, ship calls, and...

Cebu port posts 54% Jan volume growth

Cebu port posts 54% Jan volume growth

May. 21 | Cargo volume at the Port of Cebu grew 54.37% to 3.683 million metric tons for the month of January from 2.386 million mt in January 2013. Data from the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed that of the total cargo volume, domestic shipments accounted for 71.47%...