BOC busted secret ‘ukay-ukay’ depot in Metro Manila

BOC busted secret ‘ukay-ukay’ depot in Metro Manila Agents of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Monday raided an underground central supply depot of used clothing or ‘ukay-ukay’ and counterfeit imported goods in Metro Manila and nearby provinces along Cuneta Avenue, Pasay City. Neil Anthony Estrella, director of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service (CIIS), continue reading : BOC busted secret ‘ukay-ukay’ depot in Metro Manila

BOC suspends Mighty import accreditation

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) ordered on Tuesday the preventive suspension of the customs accreditation of cigarette manufacturer Mighty Corporation (MC) for alleged violation of customs regulations. Legal Service Director and Bureau’s Action Team Against Smugglers (BATAS) Executive Director Alvin Ebreo said, that a preventive suspension order had been issued previously against the company by continue reading : BOC suspends Mighty import accreditation

BOC files administrative case vs Manila RTC Judge

Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon filed on Monday, March 13, an administrative case against Presiding Judge Tita Bughao Alisuag of the Manila Regional Trial Court, Branch I, following the issuance of a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) in favor of a cigarette manufacturing company. In a 24-page complaint, Faeldon asked the Supreme Court to continue reading : BOC files administrative case vs Manila RTC Judge

BOC sets March 31 deadline for deconsolidators’ registration

Air and sea freight forwarders have until March 31 to register with the Account Management Office (AMO) of the Bureau of Customs (BOC). A BOC memorandum provides that deconsolidators should register every two years with the AMO, apart from fulfilling requirements imposed by other government agencies. Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon said the procedure would facilitate continue reading : BOC sets March 31 deadline for deconsolidators’ registration