MCC Port Qasim wants Customs Preventive escorts for transportation of FATA/PATA consignments

KARACHI: Collector MCC Port Qasim Ashad Jawwad has approached MCC Preventive Karachi requesting that the consignments may be escorted from MCC (A&F) Port Qasim to the importer’s warehouses in Karachi by mobile squads of MCC (E&C), Karachi to ensure their safe transportation. It may be mentioned here Federal Board of… Continue reading

Coal to be cleared through green channel

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has notified that coal will be cleared through green channel. Sharjeel Jamal of M/s Utrade Logistics had approached Collector MCC Port Qasim complaining of problems being faced in the clearance of imported coal. In a letter to Collector MCC Port Qasim, Jamal noted that their client… Continue reading

MCC Port Qasim seizes 6,000 bottles of European whiskey

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has foiled an attempt to smuggle foreign liquor into the country under the garb of diplomatic consignments. Information was received by Collector Port Qasim Ashad Jawwad regarding import of large quantity of liquor under the garb of diplomatic consignments. Embassies and diplomatic missions are accorded a… Continue reading

M/s Amreli Steels Limited caught mis-declaring imported goods to evade duty and taxes

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has detected gross mis-declaration of imported goods by M/s Amreli Steels Limited, which would have caused a significant revenue loss if went undetected. Amreli Steels Limited was incorporated in 1984 as a private limited company and converted into a public unquoted company in 2009. The Company… Continue reading

SHC orders release of Telecom equipment

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) allowed provisional release of equipment imported by Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation (PTCL) on payment of differential amount with department. The bench was hearing a petition filed by PTCL against Collector Custom, MCC Port Muhammad Bain Qasim and DIT. The bench after… Continue reading

FBR notifies large scale reshuffling of principal appraisers, appraising officers

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified transfers and postings of Principal Appraisers (PA) and Appraising Officers (AO) of Customs Department.[the_ad id=”31605″]PA Muhammad Ibrahim Khan is moved from Directorate of Internal Audit Karachi to MCC Appraisement East Karachi. PA Asad Aleem is moved from Directorate of Internal Audit Karachi… Continue reading

MCC Port Qasim collects Rs221 billion in five months

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim Karachi has collected Rs. 73 billion as customs duty against last year’s collection of Rs. 58 billion in first five months thus registering growth of 25.86% year-on-year basis, a press release said. MCC Port Qasim collected Rs. 15 billion customs duty in the month of November… Continue reading

FIR lodged against M/s Premier Plastic Recycling Company

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has lodged an FIR against owner of M/s Premier Plastic Recycling Company, one Usman Ali and others for attempting to import and clear betel nut in the garb of plastic cable cover scrap. According to the details of the case, M/s Premier Plastic imported a consignment… Continue reading

MCC Port Qasim seizes container full of betel nut

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has foiled an attempt to clear betel nut in the garb of plastic scrap and recovered goods worth millions of rupees. Collector MCC Port Qasim Chaudry Jawaid has advised the staff to tighten examination of import consignments coming from Jebel Ali to foil any attempt of… Continue reading