Customs announces auction of used vehicles on Jan 20

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced auction of used vehicles to be held on January 20, 2020 at Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Headquarters, NMB Wharf, Ghas Bandar, East Wharf, Karachi. Read more »

Pakistan Customs assures eliminating import barriers

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has assured commercial importers of eliminating import barriers and improve facilitations through online system WeBOC. Read more »

Pakistan Customs’ security, integrity at mercy of lappus

KARACHI: The sensitive data of Pakistan Customs and integrity of the department are totally at mercy of privately hired persons ‘lappus’ by Customs officers. Read more »

Auction of confiscated motor vehicles to be held on Jan 09

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced auction of confiscated motor cars to be held at Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) on January 09, 2019. Read more »

Baggage false declaration to be treated as smuggled goods

KARACHI: Any misdeclaration or false declaration of baggage carrying by passengers or crew members shall be treated as smuggled goods and penalties will be applicable related to smuggled goods. Read more »

FBR drafts rules for risk based customs clearance

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has drafted Risk Management System Rules for customs clearance of cargo to comply with Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) of World Trade Organization (WTO). Read more »

Convicted persons to display names at business places

KARACHI: A person, who is convicted in an office of smuggling, is required to display notice of conviction for a period of three months. Read more »

Border markets, warehouses to be established to contain smuggling: Member Customs

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs to set up border markets and border warehouses all border crossing of the country to contain smuggling, a top official of Pakistan Customs said. Read more »

Pakistan, China agree to expedite customs clearance through green corridor

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Chinese customs authorities have agreed to expedite clearance of agriculture products under proposed green corridor at Sost-Khunjarab Border. Read more »

Intelligence discovery of around Rs1bn evasion raises question on customs collectorates performance

KARACHI: Performance of customs officials in clearance of imported has become questionable following back to back detection of around Rs1 billion by intelligence wing. Read more »

Ministry’s approval must for liquor import for diplomatic bonded warehouse

KARACHI: The Import permission from Ministry of Commerce is necessary for the import of liquor for a diplomatic bonded warehouse. Read more »

Customs announces auction of smuggled vehicles on Dec 11 at ASO Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced auction of smuggled vehicles to be held on December 11, 2019 at Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Office, Ghasbandar, Keamori, Karachi. Read more »