Pursuant to Section 1129 of RA 10863 or the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA), the Port of Manila hereby posts this Notice to Lodge Goods Declaration (File Entry) for the following consignees whose shipment with Bill of Lading Numbers and Registry Numbers indicated in the file attached has been discharged but a corresponding goods declaration has not yet been lodged/filed.
Failure to lodge/file the goods declaration within fifteen (15) days from the date of discharge of the last package from the vessel, pursuant to Section 407 of the CMTA and Customs Administrative Order No. 17-2019, shall be deemed an implied abandonment of the imported goods.
Notice is also given that, having lodged/filed the goods declaration, failure to pay the assessed duties, taxes and other charges within fifteen (15) days from the date of completed assessment shall result in implied abandonment.
Finally, notice is given that, having paid the assessed duties, taxes and other charges, failure to claim the goods within thirty (30) days from payment thereof shall also be deemed an implied abandonment of the goods.
The District Collector shall issue a Decree of Abandonment for shipments impliedly abandoned despite this Notice.
Please disregard this Notice if you have already lodged/filed the goods declaration within the prescribed period, have paid the duties, taxes and other charges thereon, or have claimed the goods within thirty (30) days after payment of the duties, taxes, and other charges.