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BOC commits to trade facilitation under WCO Mercator program

BOC commits to trade facilitation under WCO Mercator program

Oct. 23 | The Mercator Programme is an initiative in support of implementation of the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement. World Customs Organization and Bureau of Customs officials attended the recently concluded Mercator Programme meeting Bureau...

BOC collection from rice import tariff hits P13B

BOC collection from rice import tariff hits P13B

Oct. 23 | BOC takes in P13 billion in rice import tariff in the first nine months of the year, exceeding the P10 billion minimum collection requirement for the rice competitiveness fund Valuation of rice imports rose from an average of P18,178 per metric ton...

BOC sets Q4 collection goal

BOC sets Q4 collection goal

Oct. 10 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has set a collection target of P139.644 billion for the last quarter of 2020, in keeping with the agency’s revised goal. The target is contained in Office of the Commissioner Memo No. 190-2020 signed by Customs commissioner...

Dominguez leads Philippine Tax Academy board

Dominguez leads Philippine Tax Academy board

Sep. 25 | Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has been appointed ex-officio chairperson of the Governing Board of the Philippine Tax Academy (PTA) by President Rodrigo Duterte, according to the Department of Finance (DOF). Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero...

BOC activates ‘orange lane’ for medium, high risk cargoes

BOC activates ‘orange lane’ for medium, high risk cargoes

Sep. 24 | Infographic from BOC The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has activated an “orange lane,” a new color lane in addition to the red, yellow, and green lanes under its selectivity system, to further strengthen the agency’s risk management capability. Customs...

Coast Guard to help man BOC patrol boats

Coast Guard to help man BOC patrol boats

Sep. 11 | Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero (left) and PCG commandant George Ursabia, Jr. during the signing of a MOA between the two agencies on September 10 | Photo from BOC The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) is providing personnel to help operate patrol...

Duterte to customs chief Guerrero: ‘Shoot,’ ‘kill’ drug trade participants

Duterte to customs chief Guerrero: ‘Shoot,’ ‘kill’ drug trade participants

Sep. 1 | President Rodrigo Duterte during a recorded public address aired on August 31 | Presidential Photo/King Rodriguez President Rodrigo Duterte revealed he has told Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero to “shape up” and “kill” those involved...

Duterte blasts ex-customs exec for alleged corruption, says Guerrero ‘clean’

Duterte blasts ex-customs exec for alleged corruption, says Guerrero ‘clean’

Aug. 25 | President Rodrigo Duterte during a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases on August 24 | Presidential Photo/Robinson Niñal, Jr. President Rodrigo Duterte vouched for Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo...

BOC confiscates P2.2B in smuggled goods at various ports

BOC confiscates P2.2B in smuggled goods at various ports

Aug. 17 | Bureau of Customs-Davao representatives inspecting the seized smuggled cigarettes | Photo from BOC-Davao About P53 million worth of cigarettes declared as tissue paper were among a total of P2.2 billion in smuggled products seized in various ports from...

BOC chief urges anew compliance to order on proper description of imports

BOC chief urges anew compliance to order on proper description of imports

Jul. 17 | Image by GREGOR from Pixabay Customs commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero has once again reminded customs officials and other stakeholders that the proper description of imported articles in tariff terms must be observed. In Office of the Commissioner (OCOM)...