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WCO, China Customs hold first global cross-border e-commerce summit

The First Global Cross-Border E-Commerce Conference, co-hosted by the World Customs Organization (WCO) and the General Administration of China Customs (GACC), has recognized the...

WCO launches 2018 theme, calls for securing supply chain

The World Customs Organization (WCO) has unveiled “A Secure Business Environment for Economic Development” as its slogan in 2018, introduced formally on January 26...

More expert trainers accredited on Rules of Origin in Asia Pacific

A World Customs Organization (WCO) Accreditation Workshop for Expert Trainers (ET) on Rules of Origin was held in Busan, Korea, from 15 to 19...

WCO’s Harmonized System is 30 years old

2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the Harmonized System (HS), which came into effect on January 1, 1988. A multipurpose nomenclature for trade, the HS...

Congo acceeds to Revised Kyoto Convention

The Republic of the Congo acceded to the International Convention on the Simplification and Harmonization of Customs Procedures (Revised Kyoto Convention) during the recent...

International customs community adopts Luxor Resolution on cross-border e-commerce

The World Customs Organization (WCO) Policy Commission (PC) has unanimously adopted the Luxor Resolution, which outlines the guiding principles for cross-border e-commerce. The resolution addresses eight...

PH Customs turning to foreign partners for ICT modernization plan

The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) is tapping international institutions for the implementation of its automation project, according to Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña. The customs...

WCO releases 2016 Illicit Trade Report

The World Customs Organization (WCO) recently released the 2016 Illicit Trade Report, its flagship publication in which the Organization tries to quantify and map the...

Sri Lanka adopts WCO’s National Customs Enforcement Network app

Sri Lanka has become the fifth country in the Asia-Pacific region to adopt the National Customs Enforcement Network (nCEN) application, according to the World...

WCO welcomes WTO Trade Facilitation Committee chair

The World Customs Organization (WCO) recently hosted a working lunch for Daniel Blockert, Chairperson of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation Committee and Swedish Ambassador...