The Bureau of Customs – Port of Davao forfeited an estimated $6,693.47 worth of gun parts after the consignee failed to file an import entry within the prescribed period.

The shipment, weighing 26.8 kilos consigned to Camph Trading arrived at Davao International
Airport on board Philippine Airlines from the United States on May 24, 2018.

Under Section 1129 and 407 of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA), imported goods are deemed abandoned when the consignee, after due notice, fails to file the goods declaration within 15 days from the date of discharge of the last package.###

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