Misdeclaration of description, incorrect HS Code/value, Durt Apparels Sialkot petition dismissed as not pressed

KARACHI: A petition filed by Dur Apparels, Sialkot which imported superior quality polyester fabric was dismissed as not pressed after the petitioner expressed inability to deposit differential amount assessed by Directorate of Intelligence and Investigations (DIT). The petitioner sought release of the consignment held by the DIT challenging jurisdiction as… Continue reading

SHC dismisses misconceived petitions with cost, Wasting time of court

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Friday dismissed two constitution petitions filed by Messrs S.A Enterprises against Pakistan Customs for holding their consignments over a classification dispute. As petition CP-D 6149 was taken up by a customs bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice… Continue reading

SHC dismisses SCRA filed by Customs against SG Enterprises

KARACHI: A Special Custom Reference Application (SCRA) No 796 0f 2019 filed by Collector of Customs was dismissed while a connected Constitutional Petition 5626/2020 filed by Messers SG Enterprises was disposed of by a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. Earlier the bench heard counsel representing Franklin Law… Continue reading

Customs Enforcement seeks permission to file CPLA

KARACHI:  The hearing of a contempt plea filed by Hasan Nadeem and others, owners of goods stored at rented Godowns was adjourned to a date in office by a Division bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal. Earlier, Khalid Rajper advocate counsel… Continue reading

SHC imposes cost on petitioner, to be deposited in SHC Clinic account

KARACHI: A cost of rupees 25000 was imposed on a petitioner/importer who sought implementation of ONO passed by Collector Adjudication concealing fact that judgment has been reserved by the Appellate forum. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Choudhry Steel, importers of iron and steel scrap which moved the… Continue reading

SHC remands SCRAs to Custom’s Tribunal

KARACHI: As many as 16 Special Custom Reference Applications (SCRA’s) were remanded to the Special Customs Appellate Tribunal (SCAT) by a Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh here on Monday. The reference bear No’s 132-147 of 2014 and pertains to the holding of a consignment of CNG cylinders… Continue reading

SHC order release of Bus detained since Mid 2018

KARACHI: The release of a passenger bus detained since May 2018 on charge of being used in smuggling of miscellaneous foreign goods, was ordered by a Custom Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. Fazal Mehmood owner of the bus bearing Registration Number BSA 656 moved the court through Ms… Continue reading

CUSTOM’S DOST MUHAMMAD EXPOSED TO DISCIPLINARY PROCEEDINGS

STEEL VISIONS SEEKS RELEASE OF GOODS: KARACHI: Steel Vision, a firm importing steel sheets filed an application with Collector Exports, KEPZ (Karachi Export Processing Zone) seeking release of the goods detained since 15-01-2019 on the intervention of DIT (Directorate of Intelligence & Investigations), Pakistan Customs. Abdullah Sheikh, Chief Executive of… Continue reading

Islamabad High Court stays auction of body spray 

ISLAMABAD: Justice Lubna Pervez of Islamabad High Court  restrained Pakistan Custom officials from auctioning a consignment of imported body sprays or from taking any adverse action against importer company Kokab Enterprises. The bench earlier heard Alsam Randhawa advocate who representing the petitioner stated that consignment is being held and custom… Continue reading

SHC allows two week time to Federation for deciding Tribunal issues

KARACHI: Allowing a request made by Federal Government for giving more time to make appointments of Member Judicial & Technical to Special Customs Appellate Tribunal (SCAT). As the petition was taken up, an Assistant Attorney General appearing for the federal government submitted that appointments/decisions were delayed due to illness of… Continue reading