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

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

DIT has jurisdiction alone when item imported is mis-declared

KARACHI: The Directorate of Intelligence and Investigations (DIT) can interfere only when the items in a consignment is found different from one declared by the importer, observed a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Durt Apparals importer of fabric which… Continue reading

SHC orders release of automotive parts consignment, DIRECTOR I&I PRAISED FOR HONESTY

KARACHI: The release of a consignment of old. Used automotive parts was ordered by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal. The bench was hearing a constitution petition filed by M.A. International against detention, confiscation of imported consignment… Continue reading

SHC issue pre-admission notice in petition by Winway Minerals

KARACHI: Issuance of pre-admission notices were ordered by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh in a constitution petition filed by Winway Mineral Resources (Pvt) Limited challenging a hold placed by DIT on consignment of machinery etc. Earlier a counsel from Franklin Law Associates representing the petitioner company… Continue reading

SHC orders production of Toyota Indus Allegedly in use of custom officials

KARACHI: A Toyota Indus car allegedly in used of custom officials was ordered to be produced before the Nazir of High Court of Sindh. The order was passed by a customs appellate bench comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan while hearing a petition filed by Mumtaz… Continue reading

SHC issue notice in Iranian diesel smuggling case

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan issued notices to the respondent custom officials in a petition filed by owner of a dumper truck allegedly carrying smuggled Iranian diesel. Aurangzeb, owner of the truck filed the… Continue reading

SHC issues pre_admission notices for May 18 in three identical petitions filed by steel sheet importers 

KARACHI: Pre-admission notices were issued for May 18 to Chairman FBR, COllector Customs Appraisement East, West, Port Muhammad Bin Qasim in three identical constitution petitions filed by importers of steel sheets of primary quality. The bench was hearing petitions filed by Shaikh Hameed & Sons, Kaam Impex Trader& Dost Muhammad… Continue reading

SHC adjourns fabric case third alleged assessment attempt by DIT

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) adjourned hearing of a petition filed by Mengal Trading company which imported a consignment of fabric. Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate appearing for the petitioner submitted that the petitioner filed GD which was processed and Gate Out was issued… Continue reading

SHC orders DIT to proceed strictly in accordance with law

KARACHI: The Directorate of Intelligence & Investigations (DIT), Port Muhammad Bin Qasim Collectorate was restrained from coercive action against petitioner company Ansa General Trading. The company imported a consignment of wooden door panels from China. The consignment was assessed under section 25, was released on payment of duty and taxes… Continue reading