Customs Court acquits clearing agent, Ex-bonding

KARACHI: The Judge, Special Customs & Excise Court, Karachi has acquitted a Customs Clearing agent Zahid Farooq booked by Pakistan Customs in an alleged case of removal of goods from In-Bond goods. According to details R&D department got information that some elements are removing goods from In Bond Ware House…. Continue reading

SHC restrain custom in petition by Falcon Oil Filling Station

KARACHI: Pakistan Custom (Preventive) was restrained by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sind from taking action against Falcon Oil Filling Station operating at Korangi Fish Harbour under Explosive Act or for want of License of Petroleum Products. The bench was hearing a stay application filed In a… Continue reading

Petroleum Filling Station owner, manager gets interim pre-arrest bail

KARACHI: An owner and a manager of a petroleum filling station located at Korangi Fish Harbour catering to fishing trawlers and boats were admitted to pre-arrest interim bail against a solvent surety of rupees 100,000 each and Personal Bond in the like amount. Qari Kazim Raza owner and Ghazanfar Abbas… 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

SHC orders release of mobile accessories as Customs Tribunal is non-functional

KARACHI: The release of mobile accessories was ordered against payment of disputed amount to be deposited with the Nazir of High Court of Sindh. The order was passed by a custom appellate bench comprising Justice Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal while hearing a petition filed by Messers Uni Champion… Continue reading

SHC disposes petitions after Chief Collector submits Circular

KARACHI: A single decision by the High Court of Sindh which bounded authorities of Pakistan Customs to decide the cases of provisional release under section 81 of the Pakistan Customs ACT 1969 in case where valuation came under dispute and faces challenge before Director General, Valuation under section 25, will… Continue reading

Contempt notices issued to Chief Collector, Collectors Pakistan Customs for Nov 18

KARACHI: The contempt of court notices were issued against Chief Collector South, Collectors of East, West and Port Muhammad Bin Qasim collectorates for Nov 18 in dozens of applications in disposed of petitions filed by importers of tiles including Mahrosh. According to details, the petitions pertained to exemption from custom… Continue reading

SHC issue notices in Valuation dispute case Pile fabric case–A.K. International

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan on Friday ordered Pakistan Customs to consider a request for sending samples of Pile fabric and provisional release of the item subject to securing disputed amount of duty and… Continue reading

SHC restrains customs from arresting computer, accessory importers

KARACHI: Hearing two identical petitions filed by three persons of three firms which imported used computers and accessories, booked on charge of mis-declaration, a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh restrained the customs from arresting the petitioners subject to furnishing of solvent surety of rupees 100,000 and PR… Continue reading

SHC to hear Dany Technologies case, others on Oct 22 Chief Collector South, Pakistan Customs appears

KARACHI: The hearing of five identical petitions including one by Dany Technologies against refusal to provisional release of imported items was adjourned till Oct 22 by a division bench of High Court of Sindh as Chief Collector South, Pakistan Customs appeared before the court on notice and reported implementation of… Continue reading