Karachi Customs Agents concerned over stuck consignments due to mismanagement of PICT

KARACHI: Karachi Customs Agents Association informed through a press release that traders/Importers are facing loss of millions of rupees due to non-clearance of 73 import consignments because of mismanagement of Pakistan International Containers Terminal Ltd (PICT) and Shipping Company/Agent M/s. Sharaf Shipping Agency. According to Import General Manifest (IGM) 90/2021,… Continue reading

Chairman FBR assures to resolve the issues being faced by customs agents & traders

KARACHI: Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) informed that in order to resolve certain issues relating to exports & imports, the delegation of Karachi Customs Agents Association led by its President Wasiq Hussain Khan, General Secretary Mehmood ul Hasan Awen, Former President and Chief Coordinator Export Mr. Mohammad Amin Essani and… Continue reading

UN-ACCEPTABLE DELAY BEING OBSERVED IN CLEARANCE OF IMPORTS & EXPORT CONSIGNMENTS DUE TO ACUTE SHORTAGE OF STAFF AT ALL COLLECTORATES

MCC APPRAISEMENT EAST/WEST, PORT QASIM, AIR FREIGHT UNIT AND MCC-EXPORTS KARACHI & PORT QASIM. The Karachi Customs Agents Association has already informed the collectorates of Customs regarding the alarming situation that has been created due to shortage of staff for clearance of consignments at custom stations i.e. Model Customs Collectorate… Continue reading

I extend my warm felicitations to officials of the Pakistan Customs. The World Customs organization is celebrating its 69th anniversary

Messages   I extend my warm felicitations to officials of the Pakistan Customs. The World Customs organization is celebrating its 69th anniversary this year and we are proud that Pakistan Custom is playing a key role in development of this progressive country through efficient targeted controls and the facilitation of… Continue reading

Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) wishes the Customs community worldwide a cheerful International Customs Day

Messages   International Customs Day, a day celebrated worldwide by the Custom Community to commemorate the first official conference held on 26th January, 1953 of the Customs Co-operation Council, officially known as the World Customs Organization. This day is celebrated worldwide to honor the valuable role played by Customs Administrations… Continue reading

Hardships being faced by the trade in the clearance of consignments at Containers and Off-Dock Terminals

The Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA), in a press release, informed that major delays are being observed in the clearance of cargo (Import and Export) at all Terminals, it is an alarming situation for trade. It has been observed that all terminals are taking extra time for grounding of containers… Continue reading

FPCCI appreciates the services of ANF to support the economy and trade during the COVI-19 lockdown situation:  Khurram Ijaz Vice President FPCCI

Khurram Ijaz, Vice President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry while delivering the welcome note said, during the meeting with the in-charge of the port control unit Anti-Narcotics Force, at FPCCI head office, that during the COVID-19 lockdown the world economy was shattering and here in Pakistan FPCCI… Continue reading

Entire import/export operation may collapse completely due to awful state of Native Jetty Bridge

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) M. Shariq Vohra and President Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) Wasiq Hussain Khan have expressed deep concerns over the awful state of Native Jetty Bridge which, if not promptly addressed, may anytime result in completely collapsing all the import-export operations of… Continue reading

KCAA seek appropriate measures towards the trade facilitation in view of ongoing Lockdown situation in the country due to outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The Karachi Customs Agents Association informed through a Press Release that in order to facilitate the trade in general and Customs Agents Community (Service Providers) in particular during the ongoing lockdown situation due to outbreak of Novol Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Managing Committee of Karachi Customs Agent Association under their respective… Continue reading