KARACHI: Dozens of constitution petitions filed by importers of LED lights were disposed of by a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sind. The bench noted that petitions are pending since 2017 over a dispute that whether LEDs fall under exemption or under category of locally manufactured item. The… Continue reading

Clearing agent gets protection against harassment by Customs

KARACHI: The owner of Mayo Enterprises, a clearing agent which served the importers of LED lights, parts and chandeliers get protection on Friday when a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh directed Pakistan custom officials to not to arrest the petitioner. The bench heard submission by a lawyer… Continue reading

SHC orders Clearance Collectorate to process GDs of LED, Chandeliers etc

KARACHI: Hearing two identical petitions filed by Messrs Iffat Enterprises and Akhtar & Sons, importers of LED lights, parts and chandeliers a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday ordered the collectorate concerned to process the Goods Declaration and not to harass the petitioners. The petitioners moved… Continue reading

SHC asks custom to process GDs of LED lights, parts, chandelier

KARACHI: Hearing three identical petitions filed by importers of LED lights, parts and chandeliers, a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Monday ordered the collectorates concerned to process the goods declaration filed by the petitioners and to not to initiate criminal proceedings against them without recourse… Continue reading

SHC order release of LEDs, chandeliers etc against applicable duty, taxes

KARACHI: The custom officials of MCC East were directed to release LED lights, chandeliers, parts etc against payable duty and taxes. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Rajput Enterprises which imported different type of electrical goods. The GD’s were filed and were under process but it was stopped… Continue reading

Shipping lines seeks two week time for filing reply

KARACHI: The shipping lines sought time to file reply in a suit filed by Azeem Enterprises, importer of LED lights. Justice Junaid Ghaffar heard the counsel for plaintiff who maintained that SHC while deciding a petition ordered customs to issue delay detention certificate and waiver of demurrage. The delay was… Continue reading

Provisional release of LED, inverters consignment ordered

KARACHI: A custom appellate tribunal Karachi on Monday ordered provisional release of a consignment consisting of LED lights and Invertors. The bench earlier heard counsel from Franlkin Law Associates representing petitioner Nizam Energy ltd. The dispute was over custom duty and other taxes which according to petitioner side was subject… Continue reading

SHC sets Oct 19 for framing of issues in LED lights case

KARACHI: A bench of High Court of Sindh, seized with the hearing of a petition claiming concession from Customs Duty and Sales Tax set Oct-19 for framing of issues in suits filed by importers of LED lights. The bench after hearing Haider Shaikh advocate while confirming the stay against recovery… Continue reading

Encashment of guarantee: SHC issue notices for March 27

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh issue notices to the Collector Customs, West for March 27 in a petition filed by Wellco International which imported a consignment of LED lights. According to details, SHC ordered provisional release of the LED lights but suddenly custom officials made fresh… Continue reading

SHC restrains customs from coercive action against LED importer

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Mrs Ashraf Jahan issuing notice for Jan 26 to Pakistan Customs restrained the officials/ respondents concerned from taking any coercive action against Nishat Mills, importer of LED Lights. The petitioner challenged the imposition of… Continue reading