KARACHI: Deciding the Special Customs Reference Application filed four years ago by Additional Collector of Customs, Appraisement, West, a custom appellate bench ruled in favor of respondent Osaka Electronic & Industries Corporation. The applicant department impugned a judgment by Custom Appellate Tribunal which allowed the order passed by Collector of… Continue reading

Guidelines issued for assessment, examination of cargo meant for export processing zone

KARACHI: In order to streamline procedure relating to removal, examination and assessment of the cargo meant for Karachi Export Processing Zone (KEPZ), or the goods exported to tariff area, MCC Export Port Qasim has issued guidelines for strict implementation by the examination and assessment staff. Removal of Goods to KEPZ:… Continue reading

SHC orders release of goods imported in violation of IPO

KARACHI: Sindh High Court has ordered MCC Appraisement East to release consignments of polished granite slabs/tiles, which were blocked by Customs as these were imported in violation of Import Policy Order (IPO). SHC noted that since no Public Notice was issued notifying that the import of polished granite slabs and… Continue reading

PQA Tugs case adjourned as Customs seek time for assessment of GD

KARACHI:- Justice Aziz-ur-Rahman of High Court of Sindh on Thursday adjourned hearing of a suit filed by Port Qasim Authority against Federal Board of Revenue and Pakistan Customs after PQA counsel told the court that they have submitted the Goods Declaration (GD) as required. The PQA also requested the court… Continue reading