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To avoid port congestion, PH Customs exempts certain shipments from red...

Starting October 12, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has spared several kinds of shipments from being tagged under the red lane, including those bound...

PH customs tweaks rules to speed up handling of alerted shipments

The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has revised its rules on the issuance and lifting of alert orders in order to fast-track the process...

More PH shipments to go through red lane, all to undergo...

More container shipments will be classified under the Philippine Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) red lane selectivity system, with all of these shipments now required...

X-ray of CBW-destined goods now mandatory in PH

All containerized shipments consigned to and bound for customs bonded warehouses (CBWs) in the Philippines are now undergoing x-ray examination to prevent smuggling. Customs commissioner...

PH Customs installs 19 new x-ray units at international airports

The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) is installing an additional 19 brand-new x-ray machines at three terminals of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA)...

WB designing $200M modernization plan for PH customs

The World Bank (WB) is preparing a project that aims to support the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) in enhancing its efficiency, effectiveness and...

PH Customs orders strict enforcement of underguarding

Philippine customs district collectors and office heads were reminded to stringently enforce underguarding of goods from the port of discharge to the destination customs...

Use of green lane on hold in PH

Philippine Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña has temporarily suspended the green lane while the Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) selectivity system is undergoing review. All shipments now...

Customs order specifies rules for AEO setup in PH

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued the rules and regulations for the establishment of an Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) program in the Philippines. The...

Draft PH order details process for clearing goods in CBWs

The proposed customs order on the clearance of goods entered under the Philippine customs bonded warehousing system has been released by the Bureau of...